Panicum (Switch Grass)

Panicum spp

This family of grasses are sure to stun! With the tallest growing to 6 feet, these are perfect for landscaping or adding height to your garden. They add late Summer and early Fall interest with their rainbow of foliage.


  • Light Needs: Partial to Full sun
  • Water Needs: Keep evenly moist in well-drained soil until established
  • Bloom Season: Late Summer into Fall
  • Height: 3-5 feet, Northwind 5-6 feet
  • Growth Habit: Upright
  • Feed regularly (every 2-3 weeks) during the growing season.

    Photos courtesy of Monrovia.