Bouteloua Gracilis, Blue Gama Grass
Blue Grama, a long-lived grass primarily found in the prairies of the Great Plains, is a great option for those seeking an aesthetically pleasing but low-maintenance grass. While it blooms in midsummer, one will enjoy its year-round use. This seasonal versatility is due to the Blue Grama’s extremely durable and water-resistant stems, allowing its seeds to withstand the more harsh conditions of the winter. It works well for erosion control, and it only requires occasional watering once initially established. This makes Blue Grama extremely beneficial in areas prone to heat and drought, it is also friendly to one’s budget and water conservation efforts.
Blue Gama Grass's blooms are a red-purple color. It tolerates, drought , erosion, and dry soil. It is also tolerates rocky soil, black walnut, and air pollution. It does not have any pest problems.
Blue Gama Grass is great to plant to help prevent soil erosion around ponds and lakes.
Blue Gama Grass is a fast growing grass and do great in moist and very dry soil conditions. Blue Gama Grass can grow 1 to 2 feet each year. This grass looks great on lawns and in fields. It also helps a lot with soil erosion problems. This is an ideal grass for lawns and will look very natural.