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Red Switch Grass

Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'

Also known as

Switch Grass 'Shenandoah'

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Red Switch Grass Overview

Upright deciduous perennial clumps from Southern Canada to Central America. Bear grass-like, linear mid green blades.

How to propagate Red Switch Grass

Division

You can propagate the species from seeds or from division.

Seed

Other uses of Red Switch Grass

Attractive seed heads in winter.