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Black Mountain Bluestem Grass - 1 Gallon

Original price $39.99 - Original price $39.99
Original price
$39.99 - $39.99
Current price $39.99
Size: 1 Gallon

Ships Nationwide!

Most items ship within 1-2 days. Want to delay shipment? Just leave a note at checkout!

Shipping Details

We ship our trees and shrubs nationwide, except for CA, AZ, AK, and HI. After you place your order we get started prepping your items for shipment. During season, most items ship via FedEx or UPS within 1-2 business days. During winter months, orders are held and fulfilled in early Spring.

For larger or bulk items we ship via freight or our own delivery trucks. You'll receive updates on your items shipping status throughout the entire process.

If you do not see a shipping method at checkout, please feel free to reach out to us via chat or at

Bulk items like Mulch and Topsoil can only be delivered within a 50 mile radius of our Andover, NJ location.

Warranty & Returns

Standard Warranty:

All of our trees and shrubs come with a 30-day warranty from the date of delivery. This means that if your tree/shrub is damaged in shipment or if it dies within 30 days of your delivery, we will gladly offer a replacement or credit. Should you receive your tree/shrub during dormancy, and it does not emerge from dormancy by June 1st - the same replacement policy applies.

If, within this period, you notice any issues with the health or condition of your plants, please contact us immediately. We will work with you to provide a suitable solution.

1 Year Extended Warranty Option:

For added peace of mind, we offer a 1 year extended warranty option. You can choose to purchase an extended warranty for 12% of your cart total at the time of purchase. This extended warranty covers your trees and shrubs for 1 year from the date of delivery. If your tree/shrub dies within the extended warranty period, we will provide you with a replacement plant or issue store credit for the amount of your original purchase. Shipping fees are not included.

3. Warranty Claim Process:

If you need to make a warranty claim, please follow these steps:

  • Contact our customer support team at as soon as you notice any issues with your plant's health.
  • Provide your order number, a description of the issue, and photos documenting the issue.
  • We may request additional photos or other information to assess the problem.

How are heights measured?

Tree and Shrub heights are measured from the top of the root ball or soil, measuring only the above ground portion of your tree your shrub.

How does shipping work?

We ship either UPS or via our own delivery trucks. After you place your order you'll receive notifications at each step of the way to keep you informed on your item's travels!

Many items are listed in Gallon sizes, what does that mean?

The Gallons refer to the size of the pot that the plant is in. It's simply an industry standard for sizing trees and shrubs. All of our items should have the actual height listed on the description page. If you have any questions regarding sizing, feel free to reach out to us!

Do you help with plant suggestions?

Of course! Feel free to use our chat feature to talk to a GardenPro or reach out to us at

Can I postpone my delivery date?

Sure! Include a note during checkout or reach out to us at immediately after placing your order, and we'd be happy to help!


The Black Mountain Bluestem Grass, scientifically known as Schizachyrium scoparium 'Black Mountain,' is a captivating ornamental grass that stands out with its deep, almost black foliage. This striking contrast with its surrounding greenery makes it a favorite among garden enthusiasts and landscapers alike. Whether used as a solitary accent or in mass plantings, this grass adds a touch of elegance and drama to your outdoor spaces.

Key Features:

  • Elegant Dark Foliage: The deep, blackish foliage of the Black Mountain Bluestem Grass sets it apart from the ordinary, creating a captivating visual focal point.
  • Low Maintenance: This hardy grass is easy to care for, requiring minimal maintenance and thriving in various soil conditions.
  • Year-Round Interest: Black Mountain Bluestem Grass offers year-round visual interest, with its graceful swaying in the breeze during the growing season and striking seed heads in the winter.
  • Wildlife Attraction: Its seed heads provide a food source for birds and wildlife, making it an excellent addition to wildlife-friendly gardens.

Basic Care Tips:

  • Sunlight: Plant your Black Mountain Bluestem Grass in a location that receives full sunlight for optimal growth and coloration.
  • Soil: This grass is adaptable to various soil types, including sandy, loamy, and clay soils, as long as they are well-draining.
  • Watering: Once established, this grass is drought-tolerant and requires minimal watering. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a strong root system.
  • Pruning: In late winter or early spring, cut back the previous year's growth to a few inches above the ground to allow new growth to emerge.

Growing Zones: The Black Mountain Bluestem Grass thrives in USDA hardiness zones 3-9, making it suitable for a wide range of North American climates. Whether you're in the Midwest, Northeast, or the southern states, this grass can bring its unique charm to your garden.