A warm season grass, sideoats grama is extremely drought tolerant and useful for erosion control and soil stabilization.
A warm season, low stature grass with delicate oat-like seed heads and green-tan foliage. Bouteloua curtipendula tolerates a wide range of conditions and is one of the most draught tolerant grasses. It combines well with lower growing wildflowers. Good for erosion control and considered a good foraging grass for livestock.
For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=BOCU