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Haense Herms Switch Grass

Botanical Name: Panicum virgatum 'Haense Herms'

Shorter and more upright form of the native species. Will reach up to 5' when in bloom. Slight blue cast to foliage. The fine textured, airy flower heads are produced in late summer and turn a warm, glowing wheat color in winter. Foliage turns red in late summer changing to burgundy by autumn. Should be cut back in early spring. Clump forming.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 4 - 5 '
  • Spread: 3 - 4 '
  • Zone: 4 - 9

Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.