Contact your local county Extension office through our County Office List.

Close Icon
CSU Extension - A division of the Office of Engagement. Providing trusted, practical education to help you solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.
Established 1908

Thin Man Indian Grass   arrow

Sorghastrum Nutans ‘Thin Man’

Scientific NameSorghastrum Nutans ‘Thin Man’
Common NameThin Man Indian Grass
FamilyPoaceae (Grass)
Growth FormUpright
Mature Size6’ High, 24-30” Wide
FlowersLate Summer, Yellow
HardinessZone 4-9
Sun RequirementsSun to Partial Sun
Water RequirementsModerate To Xeric
Soil RequirementsClay, Loam Or Sandy
Other InfoDrought Tolerant,
Deer Resistant,
North American Native