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Bushy bluestem is a light green tufted perennial that grows 2 to 5 feet tall. It is a prolific seed producer and spreads well in riparian areas. While Bushy bluestem provides fair forage for cattle, its greatest value is probably its role as an early stabilizer.
(From Range Plants of North Central Texas - A Land user's Guide to Their Identification ,Value and Managment, 2014, by Ricky J. Linex, USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service.)