Bouteloua curtipendula, or Side Oats Grama, is short, hardy prairie grass with blue-green foliage and purple flowers. Small oat-like seeds develop on the side of its stalk. Side Oats Grama is an excellent grass for drought-tolerant gardens and performs well for erosion control.

Light: Sun
Soil moisture: Dry-Medium
Height: 2-3′

Bouteloua curtipendula, Side Oats Grama