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Shenandoah Switch Grass

Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'
SKU: HC016183
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'Shenandoah' is a selection of our native prairie switch grass grown for its burgundy colored foliage and pinkish flower spikes. This grass has especially nice fall color with the grass blades tinted with red and orange. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
key features
Botanical Name
Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Native, Deer Resistant
Soil Moisture
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
4-5' tall


4-5' tall x 18" wide (division propagated). This beautiful selection of Switch Grass is valued for its red foliage. By mid-summer, the grass blades are colored green and tipped with red. In the fall the color intensifies as the entire plant turns a striking blend of reds and oranges. Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' appreciates regular deep watering but will survive dry summers as it is moderately xeric.

Flat of 9 plants will cover 14 square feet when planted together

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