Northeast Pollinator Plants
Sorghastrum nutans (Indian Grass)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Indian Grass
Attracts: Butterflies, Larval Host, Birds, Nesting for Bee
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 4 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: Early August to Late September
Flower Color: Tan
Height: 3' - 5'
Notes: Indian Grass is an important native grass for wildlife that is beautiful in meadow plantings in mass, reseeds so not in gardens.
Native to all US except west of the Rockies. USDA Native Plants Map