Prairie Dropseed

Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Sporobolus heterolepis
Common Name: Prairie Dropseed
Bloom Time: August to October
Height: 23-30 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun
Soil Conditions: Tolerates periodic drought, Average well-drained soil
Special Characteristics:
  • Drought tolerant, Pleasant fragrance, Deer resistant, Native Wisconsin prairie plant, Salt tolerant, popcorn scented