a North American forage grass, Schizachyrium scoparium, having wide often bluish blades.
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How to use little bluestem in a sentence
Rossi and two colleagues were walking through a quiet corner called the Hill of Graves when they stumbled on a patch of little bluestem, a well-known native prairie grass, rising out of a spot the mowers had missed.This historic Brooklyn cemetery shows us a future without lawns | Ryan Goldberg | November 17, 2021 | Popular-Science
One of his favorite sections contains sweeps of the grass little bluestem and the perennial sweet everlasting amid scattered plantings of pitch pines.A native plant designer’s memoir reflects on a life in the field | Adrian Higgins | August 25, 2021 | Washington Post