Heteropogon Contortus, or more commonly know as Tanglehead, is a graminoid with green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Heteropogon. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 0.7 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during early summer, is intolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Heteropogon Contortus or Tanglehead's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, New Mexico and Texas.
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