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Bouteloua curtipendula, Side-Oats Grama

Bouteloua curtipendula

Side-Oats Grama

  • Average to very dry soils
  • Full sun to very light shade
  • 24” tall, 10” to 24” wide
  • Summer blooms with seed heads remaining into the fall
  • Ontario Native, Thrives in Meadow and Dry Meadow Ecosystems 

Still new to my gardens, grown from seeds sourced from Prairie Moon Nursery.

https://www.prairiemoon.com/bouteloua-curtipendula-side-oats-grama-prairie-moon-nursery.html

A clumping grass that grows to roughly 2’ in height and thrives in dry locations.

Best in full sun.

Please check out the Prairie Moon listing at the link above for more details.

Photo by Agnieszka Kwiecień, Krzysztof Ziarnek and Matt Lavin via Wikimedia Commons


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Species that were not sown / aren't being sown for 2023 are marked with an * 
Species that are native to this continent, but not historically native to Ontario are marked with a ~ 
While it rarely comes up, I do reserve the right to limit plant quantities, mostly to help ensure that as many native plant gardens as possible become a reality
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