Panicum virgatum 'Rotstrahlbusch' (Red Switch Grass)
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Panicum virgatum 'Rotstrahlbusch'

Red Switch Grass

A clump-forming warm season grass. Very adaptable to many soil conditions. Red to copper flower at 4-6'
Height: 4-6 ft
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Time: July
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
20077.1G #1 888
20077.3G #3 333
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Fall Color
Rain Garden Shade
Rain Garden Sun
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun
Flower Color
Red
Flower Height
4' to 6'
Flower Type
Panicle
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Medium
Prune Time
April
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
North America

Possible Substitution Plants

Panicum virgatum 'Haense Herms'
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Karl Foerster'
Miscanthus sinensis 'Purpurascens'
Sorghastrum nutans 'Indian Steel'
Calamagrostis x acutiflora 'Overdam'