Dichanthium, also known as bluestem, is a genus of annual or perennial grass in the Poaceae family, found in Africa, temperate and tropical Asia, Australasia, Pacific islands, and North America and South America. It includes 59 species.
Perennial pasture for grazing or cut-and-carry. Suitable for silage and hay if cut before flowering. Shows promise for re-seeding degraded grasslands and for rough lawns.