Lopsided Indiangrass (Sorghastrum secundum)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 2 to 3 feet, up to 6 feet with flower spike
Plant Spread: 1 foot
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Winter
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Golden-brown with bright yellow anthers
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Dried Flower
Suitable for forage
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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