All-Stars Plant Details

 blue grama grass
Latin Name: Bouteloua gracilis
Common Name: blue grama grass
Type: Perennial
Size: Medium
California Native: Yes
Description: California native plant; green flowers age to tan by the end of the summer; retains tidy, upright shape even when dormant.
Pruning Needs: mow once in late fall or winter to renew
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Part Shade
Arboretum Location(s): Mary Wattis Brown Garden
Water Needs: Low
Color(s): None
Bloom Season(s): Summer
Fall
Wildlife Value: None