New England Wild Flower Society

Panicum virgatum

switchgrass

Description coming soon

Height: 3-6 ft
Spread: 2-3 ft
Hardiness Zone: 3-9


Bloom Color: Non-Flowering

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture
Average
Dry
Wet
Ecoregion
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(82) Acadian Plains and Hills
(58) Northeastern Highlands
Attracts Wildlife
Host Plant
Attracts Songbirds
Pollinator Powerhouse Plant
Ornamental Interest
Fall Foliage
Attractive Fall Foliage and/or Ornamental Fruit
Orange to Brown Fall Foliage
Landscape Use
Rain Garden
Massing
Tolerance
Salt Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Urban Environment
Additional Attributes
Low Maintenance


North American Distribution