Dividing an Ornamental Grass - Paperblog
How awesome is this Red Switch Grass (Panicum) 'Rotstrahlbusch'? By early to mid summer, this grass looks fantastic and is a consistent performer year after year.So what do you say we make some more?
Dallas Blues Blue Switchgrass
4-6 feet tall x 2-3 feet wide (division propagated). Panicum virgatum 'Dallas Blues' is among the finest of our native ornamental grasses! Originally discovered growing near Dallas, in northern TX, 'Dallas Blues' is a robust grower with awesome blue foliage and tan-aging-to-pink flower spikes in late summer/early fall. Tolerant to heat and humidity, this cultivar also grows nicely in the drier western US. Give this big boy room to grow. It likes lean-to-average soils. Once established grow…
Panicum virgatum 'Cloud Nine' (Switch Grass)
One of the tallest switch grass, Panicum virgatum 'Cloud Nine' forms an erect-stemmed and narrow clump of glaucous blue foliage in spring, which gets topped in mid to late summer with a profusion of finely-textured, airy golden flower panicles which hover over the foliage like an airy cloud. They persist well into fall before eventually turning beige while the foliage warms up to a lovely dark golden shade in the fall.
Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' - Loose, upright habit. Compact. 2-3' tall x 2' wide. Purple/red streaks appear on the foliage in June and continue through the growing season and fall. Red inflorescenses
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Panicum virgatum 'Cape Breeze' Cape Breeze Switchgrass from American Beauties
Panicum virgatum 'Cape Breeze' - Upright habit. Compact. Somewhat coarse, wide blades. 24-30" tall x 20-24" wide