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Panicum Virgatum Heavy Metal

One of the most well known of the ornamental switch grasses, popular for its metallic blue foliage with strong upright habit and pink-tinted, airy blooms appearing in July.  Great in mass plantings or as a single specimen focal point.

Does best in full sun, not picky about soil type, and can handle some drought.  Deer resistant.

  • Common Name Switch Grass
  • Variety Heavy Metal
  • Zone Zone 4
  • Mature Size 5'H x 2'W
  • Bloom Time Late Summer
  • Plant Type Grasses
  • Flower Color Pink