Panicum virgatum


Common Name: switch grass
Plant Type:Grasses & Sedges
Light (original): sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:3 to 5 feet
Width:
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Prairie
Soil Type:dry to moist
Soil Moisture:Dry, Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:
Flower Colour:yellow with purple stigmas
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Adaptable prairie grass. Lower Great Lakes shorelines. Wildlife food, habitat.
Germination:Seed will germinate within 4 weeks if sown at 70°F
Germination Notes:
Grow Notes:
Picture Copyright: John Oyston