Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'

(Northwind Switch Grass)

Growing
Requirements

Zone

3  (-40°F/-40°C)

 Exposure

Full sun
 Form

Foliage Height

60"     (152 cm)

 Width

36"     (91 cm)

 Flower Height

72"     (183 cm)

 Flower Colour

Airy red and pink flowers turn beige in fall

 Bloom Time

August - September

 Watering Needs

Moderate-Low. Drought and salt tolerant once established

 Soil Preferences

Tolerates a wide range of soil types
 

Panicum Northwind shown dormant, with new growth and cut prior to growing season