Prairie dropseed (Sporobolus heterolepis) is a clump-forming, warm-season grass with slender, arching foliage that turns golden orange in fall and persists through the winter. Airy panicles of cilantro-scented flowers bloom in mid- to late summer. The plants are typically 12 to 18 inches tall in leaf and 2 to 3 (sometimes 4) feet tall in bloom. U.S. native (mostly in parts of the central and eastern U.S.). Full sun. Zones 3 to 8.
Collected in October 2020. At least 30 seeds.
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