|Botanical Name||Andropogon gerardii ‘Blackhawks'|
|Mature Height||5 Feet|
|Mature Width||2 Feet|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||Zones 3-8|
|Tolerance||Drought, Deer, Rabbit, Poor Soil|
ℹ Blackhawks’ is an exciting new stand-out cultivar grown as a seedling of Andropogon gerardii ‘Red October.’ that is taking the gardening world by storm! The foliage of 'Blackhawks' emerges deep green to dark purple in spring and deepens to near black by fall!!! With amazing purple turkey foot shaped blooms, adorned with yellow seeds, sat atop the amazing foliage, Blackhawks is sure to add high value to your landscape! Big Bluestem are perfect for providing height and color to the garden, coming into prime a little earlier than other ornamental grasses.