Switch Grass – Shenandoah

Prized for its unmatched foliage color, this handsome grass has fast growing green leaves that emerge with red tips in spring, darken through summer, and turn a rich burgundy in fall. Airy reddish pink flowers develop in summer.

Additional information

Botanical Name

Panicum virgatum Shenandoah

Plant Height

4’

Plant Spread (width)

2’-3’

Deciduous/Evergreen

Bloom Time

Exposure

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Flower Color

Foliage Color

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Fall Color

Soil Moisture

Once established, water occasionally – moist

Prized for its unmatched foliage color, this handsome grass has fast growing green leaves that emerge with red tips in spring, darken through summer, and turn a rich burgundy in fall. Airy reddish pink flowers develop in summer.

UNCLE'S PLANTING TIPS!

Step 1 – Dig the Hole Twice as Wide as the Pot

Step 2 – Remove the Plant from Its Container

Step 3 – Backfill with 50/50 Soil and Max Mix

Step 4 – Cover the Plant Area with Mulch

Step 5 – Stake the Tree if Needed

Step 6 – Water and Feed the Plant!

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