Sandberg bluegrass

Sandberg bluegrass

Sandberg bluegrass

Common name: Sandberg bluegrass
Botanical name: Poa secunda, Poa sandbergii

Light: full sun
Height: 8 – 20 inches
Water: little; drought tolerant once established
Soil type: various soils from rich clay loam to stony, rocky soils

Small perennial, cool season, native bunchgrass; one of earliest grasses to bloom; typically goes dormant by early summer; good addition to native grass seed mixes; spreads via seed and tillering