Panicum virgatum, or Switch Grass, is a 3-4 foot warm season, clump grass found in dry to wet soils and grows best in sun to part sun. Switch Grass’ flowers are open and form a fine-textured cluster in mid-summer. The grass provides food and cover for wildlife in open meadows and fields.

Light: Sun
Soil moisture: Dry, Moist
Height: 4′
Bloom time: Aug, Sept
Color: Straw
Spacing: 2′

Panicum virgatum Switchgrass