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Burgundy selection of switch grass, good for erosion control and soil stabilization.

Burgundy selection of switch grass, good for erosion control and soil stabilization. Typical inventory plug USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 9 October 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA.

Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'

Switch grass

The shortest Panicum virgatum. 'Shenandoah' is a burgundy foliage selection that begins to show color by June. Likes full sun and is drought tolerant. 


Height:

3 ft

Spread:

3-4 ft

USDA Hardiness Zone:

3-9

Bloom Color:

Burgundy, Green

Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' Characteristics

Exposure

  • Full Sun

Soil Moisture Preference

  • Moist to Wet

Attributes

  • Drought Tolerant

Flowering Months

  • October
  • September
  • August
  • July
  • June

Foliage Color

  • Burgundy