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Panicum Virgatum, Northwind Switch Grass, Copper, 1 Gallon Pot


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A compact, clumping grass with excellent vertical form. Olive to blue-green foliage turns golden yellow in autumn. Airy flower panicles produce showy seed heads and lend winter interest. Sturdy stems stay upright, even under snow load, giving protection to wintering songbirds. Good for erosion control.

Light Needs: Partial to Full Sun

Watering Needs: Water regularly-weekly, or more often in extreme heat

Average Landscape Size: Moderate growing; reaches 4-6 feet tall, and 2-3 feet wide.

Key Feature: Compact Vertical Accent

Blooms: Summer into Fall

Plant type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass

Growth habit: Narrow

Growth rate: Moderate

Special features: Bird Friendly, Compact Form, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, Waterwise, Year-round Interest

Foliage color:Gray-green

Flower color:Yellow

Garden style: Contemporary, Rustic

Companion Plants: Barberry (Berberis); Weigela (Weigela); Coneflower (Echinacea); Aster (Aster); Tickseed (Coreopsis)

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
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Sun Exposure

Full Sun, Part Sun

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Zone 9, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8

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