Northeast Pollinator Plants
Sporobolus heterolepsis (Prairie Dropseed)
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Common Name: Prairie Dropseed
Attracts: Bees, Birds
Use: Garden or Naturalizing
Light: Full Sun to Part Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 9 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry, Sandy
Flower Time: Mid-June to Mid-September
Flower Color: Pinkish Brown
Height: 2' - 3'
Notes: Prairie Dropseed is of special value provides nesting for bees. Warm season bunch grass that blooms most of the summer. Good for erosion control
Native to the Northeast (except VT, NH, ME, NJ) and Midwest to the Rockies, US: USDA Native Plants Map