Switch Grass (Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Sky')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4-6 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Russet
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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