Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'
This award winning clumping grass, (Panicum virgatum ‘Northwind’ The Perennial Plant Associaltion’s pick for its 2014 Perennial Plant of the Year) is best known for its ability to adapt to a wide range of conditions. It has ornate seed heads which provide interest to a winter garden and act as a shelter for songbirds. When planted in multiples, the Northwind can be used as a reliable and attractive background, but easily stands alone as a specimen grass as well. It’s green foliage changes into yellow with the coming of fall. It is easy to grow and is pest free.
Common name: Northwind Switch Grass
Minimum temperature: Hardy to-25 ° F.
USDA zone 4-9
Light: Full sun to part shade
Uses: Container, border, hedge, screen.
Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged by deer
Drought Tolerant: Moderately drought tolerant
Attracts Butterflies: Attracts wildlife
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