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Schizachyrium scoparium
Little bluestem grass
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Interesting info

Little bluestem isn't really blue.

Distinguished by the fuzzy white flowers that emerge part way up the stalk.

You ought to know

Height: to about 4'

Frequency: Dominant grass in the sunny field

Blooms: August

Range: Found throughout Indiana.

Also found from Maine to Alberta to Idaho and from Florida to Arizona.