Giant Sacaton Grass


Giant Sacaton Grass

Giant Sacaton Grass (sporobolus wrightii) is a drought-tolerant perennial native grass plant. This ornamental grass reaches 8-10 feet tall and 6 feet wide when mature. Flower spikes vary in color from blonde to bronze, blooming in mid-summer. The southwest native grass tolerates heat and has low light and water requirements. With many low-maintenance characteristics, this grass can be used in many different landscape designs, making it the perfect addition to any outdoor living space. 

With its impressive size and vibrant colors, Giant Sacaton Grass will make a statement!

Characteristics of Giant Sacaton Grass

Characteristics of Sacaton

Giant Sacaton Growing Conditions

Giant Sacaton is a hardy perennial warm-season grass that thrives in most climates and soil conditions—from rocky slopes to wet clay flats. It is deer and salt resistant, and its wild growth pattern means it requires almost no care once established. This giant grass is also resistant to disease and pests, making it an excellent choice for any garden or landscape.

In addition to enduring harsh conditions, this native grass offers many soil stabilization characteristics to surrounding areas.  


Planting & Care

  • Spring Planting
  • Full Sun
  • Alkaline and Acidic Soil
  • USDA Hardiness Zones 5-8


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