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Heavy Metal Switch Grass - Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'

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Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'

Heavy Metal Switch Grass

Stiff, metallic blue blades distinguish this carefree native grass from others. Retains vertical form without flopping, topped by airy, pink-tinged panicles in summer. Brilliant foliage in fall. Attractive seed heads provide winter food for birds. Withstands seasonal flooding, yet drought tolerant when established.

  • »  Robust grower
  • »  Awesome metallic blue foliage
  • »  Colorful flower heads
  • »  Foliage offers great golden winter color

Height
4 - 5 ft
Spread
24 - 36 in
Zone
5-9
Color
Pink
Categories
Perennial Grasses
Tags
Attracts SongbirdsBorder or BedCut Flower/FoliageDried Flower/FoliageDrought TolerantFast Growing

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