Switch Grass - Panicum virgatum 'Hot Rod'

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Panicum virgatum 'Hot Rod'

Switch Grass
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Start your engines because this cultivar goes from blue to red faster and earlier than any other, the upright foliage starts out blue-green and then turns to deep maroon earlier in the season than most Switch Grasses, the maroon color intensifies as the season progresses.

  • »  Airy red panicles in late summer
  • »  Blue-green foliage turns quickly to maroon
  • »  Drought tolerant

Height
36 - 40 inches
Spread
36 inches
Zone
2 - 9
Categories
Perennial
Tags
Cut Flower/FoliageDrought TolerantDeer ResistantFull SunSummer BloomerWinter Interest