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Panicum virginum, Switch Grass

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Description

Panicum virginum, or Switch Grass, is a 2-3 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′