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Switchgrass Northwinds #3

SKU: 6918

Perennial grass valued primarily for its rigid, upright form; produces airy plumes of red seed heads in late summer; foliage turns gold in fall; adaptable and drought tolerant

$52.00

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Northwind Switch Grass features airy plumes of rose flowers rising above the foliage in mid summer. Its attractive grassy leaves are olive green in color. As an added bonus, the foliage turns a gorgeous gold in the fall. The brick red seed heads are carried on showy plumes displayed in abundance from late summer to mid fall. The tan stems can be quite attractive.

It is an herbaceous perennial grass with a rigidly upright and towering form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage. This is a relatively low maintenance plant, and is best cut back to the ground in late winter before active growth resumes.

Additional information

Dimensions 3 × 5 in
Botanical Name

Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'

Exposure

Full Sun

Water Requirements

Regular Water

Height

5'

Width

3'

Deer Resistance

Y

Attracts Pollinators

N

Photo Credit

Net PS

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