U of M introduction. A native that at one time was one of the most predominant grasses in North America. Dark blue to burgundy foliage turns to purple, violet and finally red. This selection is more upright than the typical little bluestem and will not fall over.
The new growth of this low, mounded shrub is a stunning combination of red, copper and gold. The golden summer foliage compliments the clusters of medium pink flowers. This durable and reliable shrub can tolerate a variety of landscape locations.