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Poaceae

Sorghastrum

sor-GAS-trum
Sorghastrum nutans 'Indian Steel'

This genus is comprised of 16 species of annual and perennial grasses from Africa and the Americas.

Noteworthy Characteristics

CareMembers of this species like moderatly fertile, well-drained soil and full sun.

Propagation By division or by seed.

Problems Leaf smut, rust, leaf spots.

Species and cultivars

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