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Switchgrass Northwind

Switchgrass Northwind is an extremely-hardy, native grass that thrives in any sunny spot. Gorgeous, steel-blue leaf blades change to a golden yellow in the autumn months., making it the perfect backdrop for your favorite flowering-plants! (Panicum virgatum)

Item Size

Plant - 3.5" pot
Plant - 3.5" pot

Price: $15.95

Sale: $7.98

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Details:

Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Size: 48-60" tall, 24-30" wide
Light: Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Bloom Time: Late Summer
Shipping: Shipping begins in mid April based on ground temperatures, warmest zones first.

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Details
SKU ASL8P31
Common Name Switchgrass
Botanical Name Panicum virgatum
Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Flower Color Green
Estimated Mature Height 48-60" tall
Estimated Mature Spread 24-30" wide
Bloom Time Late Summer
Planting Depth Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Ships As Potted Plant
Planting Season Spring, Summer
Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Moist/Wet
Suggested Uses Deer Resistant, Containers
Ships to Canada No
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Fountain Grass Karley Rose

    Fountain Grass Karley Rose

  • Garden Gloves

    Garden Gloves

  • Yarrow Paprika

    Yarrow Paprika

Description
This Switchgrass is extremely easy to grow and withstands dry conditions. It is deer resistant and grows to be about 4-5", making it the perfect choice for any perennial garden. Northwind is native to the US and prefers as much sun as possible.
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Fountain Grass Karley Rose

    Fountain Grass Karley Rose

  • Garden Gloves

    Garden Gloves

  • Yarrow Paprika

    Yarrow Paprika

Reviews
How-To Guides
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Fountain Grass Karley Rose

    Fountain Grass Karley Rose

  • Garden Gloves

    Garden Gloves

  • Yarrow Paprika

    Yarrow Paprika

Shipping

Shipping begins in mid April based on ground temperatures, warmest zones first.

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As soon as your order is placed you will receive a confirmation email. You will receive a second email the day your order ships telling you how it has been sent. Some perennials are shipped as potted plants, some as perennial roots packed in peat.  The ‘Details’ tab describes how that item will ship. All perennials and spring-planted bulbs are packaged to withstand shipping and are fully-guaranteed. Please open upon receipt and follow the instructions included.

Perennials and spring-planted bulbs are shipped at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone. Perennial and spring-planted bulb orders will arrive separately from seeds. If your order requires more than one shipment, there is no additional shipping charge. See our Shipping Information page for approximate ship dates and more detailed information. If you need express shipping or have any questions, please call Customer Service toll-free at (877) 309-7333 or Contact Us by email.

Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
  • Fountain Grass Karley Rose

    Fountain Grass Karley Rose

  • Garden Gloves

    Garden Gloves

  • Yarrow Paprika

    Yarrow Paprika

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