Northwind Switch Grass

$29.99 $69.99

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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
Height:  4'-6'
Spread: 2'-3'
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

The plant(s) that you are purchasing are grown in individual 2"x4" size containers, which are removed and your plants are shrink wrapped in plastic for shipping purposes.  Plants shipped during the growing season will be approximately 1 year old and 6'-10' tall.  Plants shipped during dormant season will be approximately 4"-6" tall.

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