Panicum virgatum ‘Rotstrahlbusch'

Switch Grass

Zone 4

Full Sun- Part Shade

5'H 2'W

Clumping, upright, stiff, warm season grass with silvery green leaves. Foliage beings to turn red in the middle of summmer, burgundy in the fall and beige in the winter. Panicles of finely-textured flowers emerge in fall and turn to tan for winter color. Will spread slightly via rhizomes. Tolerant of drought, erosion, dry or wet soil, and air pollution.