Panicum Ruby Ribbons®

Panicum Ruby Ribbons®

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Blue green foliage for plenty of textural interest!
SKU 27589
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Item Form
2-Quart
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Key Characteristics
Zone

4 - 9

Mature Height

4 Feet

Mature Width

3 Feet

Sun / Shade

Full Sun, Part Shade

Moisture Level

Moist, well-drained

Soil Type

Normal, loamy

Description / Panicum Ruby Ribbons®

Panicum virgatum, commonly known as switch grass, will add texture and movement to your garden just like it does in the tallgrass prairie. It is noted for it's stiff, columnar form, and typically retains its vertical shape throughout the growing season. It is a clump forming, warm season grass which can grow up to three feet tall. The foliage is an attractive blue green that matures through the season into an attractive purple red. The foliage clump is often topped in mid-summer by finely textured, pink tinged, branched flower panicles which hover over the foliage like an airy plumes. The panicles turn beige as the seeds mature in the fall the plumes persisting well into winter. Not only is this grass visually interesting and attractive in the landscape but the seeds are a welcome food source for birds during the winter. Use in borders, native gardens, or even by a water garden. Wherever you place it it will make a gorgeous addition to your garden.

Product Details

Item Form 2-Quart
Genus Panicum
Species virgatum
Variety 'RR1'
Product Classification Grasses
Habit Columnar
USDA Zone Low 4
USDA Zone High 9
Sun / Shade Full Sun, Part Shade
Bloom Color Pink
Bloom Season Start Mid Summer
Bloom Season End Early Winter
Foliage Color Blue, Medium Green
Resistance Drought Tolerant
Special Features Bird Lovers, Fall Foliage Changes, Native, Season Extenders
Uses Border, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Winter Interest
Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
State Shipping Restrictions GU, HI, PR, VI
Shipping Method Restrictions none
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