Blue switch Grass

Panicum virgatum Heavy Metal
Latin Name: Panicum virgatum Heavy Metal
Moisture/Zone: Average
Flower Colour: Brown
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Blue-green
Position: Full sun, part sun

Upright foliage is glaucus blue-green, a sturdy plant that stands up well through the winter months. Stems never lean or flop, even in heavy rains. Provides important winter cover for birds. Plant in full or part sun in well drained soil. Height ti 1.5 m. Trim back old foliage in early spring. Hardy, clump forming perennial.