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Switchgrass Shelter Seeds

SKU: AM016069
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5 pounds $22.45/lb
25 pounds $20.00/lb
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Switchgrass Shelter can be planted for soil stabilization and will attract wildlife. This grass can also be planted for pasture hay. Perennial. (Panicum virgatum)
key features
Botanical Name
Panicum virgatum
Native, Attracts Birds, Groundcover, Erosion Control
Growing Zones
Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Seed Life Cycle
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Average, Moist / Wet
Mature Height
48-72" tall
Seed Coverage
1 lb covers 5,445 sq ft.
5 lbs covers 27,225 sq ft.
25 lbs covers 3 acres
Bloom Time
Mid summer to early fall


Switchgrass Shelter prefers full sun and will tolerate moderate drought, salt and acid. It blooms July to October, depending on hardiness zone.