Panicum virgatum

Grass, Switch

$ 11.95

Item #: 1156
Pot Size: full quart


Plant Description

Switch Grass is an erect graceful bunch-type grass which grows 5 to 8 feet tall. Leaves are blue green and flowering starts in mid to late summer. It is best in full sun and average to moist soil. Try massing it with Asters, Joe Pye Weed, and Sunflowers. Remember to backlight it.

 

Characteristics

Rain Garden

Good Fall Color

Deer Resistant

Native Plant

Ease of Culture

Easy to grow

Evergreen

Semi Evergreen

Plant Type

Perennial, Grass or grass-like

Light Exposure

Full sun, Mostly sunny

Soil Condition

Average, Clay

Moisture Tolerance

Moderately moist, Moist

Size

full quart

Height

36 or taller

 

Flower Color

Tan

Bloom Time

Late summer, Early fall

Spread

36in

Hardiness Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

 

 

 

 

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