Zones: 6 to 9
Size: 2 - 3' tall, 6 to 12" spread.
Drought tolerant bunchgrass. Do not use heavy mulch. Blue-green ribbon-like foliage with purple to bronze color in autumn. Small white v-shaped inflorescences in late summer and autumn. Upright flower stems but foliage arches.
Native to the southeast US.
Published in Fl. Bor.-Amer. (Michaux) 1: 57 in 1803.