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Panicum virgatum 'Purple Tears'

Switch Grass

This delightful switchgrass has a narrow, upright habit and is topped with purple seed heads in summer. The foliage is a light green color that persists through the summer. It is tough and adaptable to many situations, including rain gardens. Native cultivar. Plant patented.

Best in full sun with average, well-drained soil. Prefers evenly moist soil, but is drought tolerant. Deer and rabbit resistant.

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Description

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Pricing

98272 4 qt. 1 - $15.49 Ea.

Height:

36-48 in

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Spread:

20-24 in

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Hardiness Zone:

4-10

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Bloom Color:

Purple, White

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Pollinators
Songbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
July
August
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Clay Soil
Drought Tolerant
East-Coast Native
Ground Cover
Naturalizing

 Patent No: 28518

Panicum virgatum (Switch Grass)