Common Name Height Bloom Time Bloom Color Exposure
Indian Warrior Big Bluestem 5-6′ Late Summer Purple w/Red-Orange pollen Sun
Red October Big Bluestem 5-6′ Late Summer Tan Sun
Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass 48-60″ Sum-Fall Tan/Wheat Full Sun
Fall Blooming Feather Reed Grass 42″ Fall Tan Sun
Avalanche Feather Reed Grass   Summer Tan Part Sun
Overdam Feather Reed Grass 5′ Summer Tan Part Sun
Frost Grass 3′ Late Summer Purple spikelets Sun
Hakonechloa ‘Aureola’ 1-2′ Late summer   Part Shade
Encore Miscanthus 6-6.5′ Late Summer Coppery Purple Sun
Flame Grass 4-5′ Late Summer Silky White panicles Sun
Little Zebra Miscanthus 3-4′ Late Summer Red/Purple plumes Sun
           
Miscanthus-Oktoberfest-red-granite-farm-boone-iowa Oktoberfest Miscanthus 6-7′ Late Sum-Fall Burgundy/Tan Sun
 Miscanthussinensis-Red-Silver-Grass-red-granite-farm-boone-iowa Red Silver Miscanthus 5-7′ Mid-Late Summer Pinkish Red Sun
Shenandoah Switchgrass 4′ Late Summer Burgundy Sun
Northwind Switchgrass 5-6′ Late Summer Green airy seedheads Sun
Blue Heaven Little Bluestem 42-54″ Late Summer Purple panicles Sun
Smoke Signal Little Bluestem 3-4′ Early Fall Red Purple Sun

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Twlight Zone Little Bluestem 4-4.5′ Fall Mauve Purple Sun
Autumn Moor Grass 12-15″ Late Summer Unique white flowers Sun
Skyracer Moor Grass 24-30″ Late Summer Brown to tan Sun
Indian Grass 4′ Early Fall Brown to tan Sun
Indian Steel Indian Grass 32-42″ Fall Seeds are bright Yellow Sun
Praire Dropseed 24″ Fall Tan Sun
Tara’ Prairie Dropseed 18-24″ Fall Tan Sun