Lett's Ornamentals Grasses & Nursery
7939 K-39 Hwy
Fredonia, Kansas 66736

Panicum v. “Shenandoah Switch Grass”.

Lett's Ornamentals Grasses & Nursery

Shenandoah Switch Grass (Panicum v)

Dark green spring foliage gradually adds reddish purple hues throughout the growing season. This plants small stature makes it a good substitute for Japanese Blood Grass which is no longer available in Kansas. Being in the Switch Grass family, it blooms in early summer with an attractive pinkish flower/seed head.

  • Zone: 4 - 10
  • Height: 3 - 4'
  • Sun Tolerance: Full Sun

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