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Panicum virgatum 'Dust Devil' PPAF

 Panicum virgatum 'Dust Devil' (Switch Grass)
Panicum 'Dust Devil' PPAF
Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens Inc.
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Common Name: “Switch Grass”

(Switch Grass) Neither wind or rain can knock down Panicum ‘Dust Devil’ PPAF. It is truly the devil of all Panicums. Switch Grass 'Dust Devil' PPAF grows well under less than ideal garden conditions. The blue-green to green foliage forms an upright, dense clump that flushes with a hint of deep purplish red in the fall. Wine purple flower panicles appear in late summer. 'Dust Devil' PPAF with it dense and durable foliage provides an important cover for birds during the coldest days of winter. This Switch Grass makes an excellent addition to Proven Winners® Perennials.

Flower Color: Lavender Pink
Height: 4-5 Feet     Spread: 3 Feet
Hardiness Zone: 4-9  
Size
1-2
3-5
6-11
12+
Qty
PW - QT Pot
1.0 qt/946 ml
$15.99 ea.
$15.19 ea.
$14.39 ea.
$13.59 ea.
PW - 8" Jumbo Pot
1.0 gal/3.78 L
$25.99 ea.
$24.69 ea.
$23.39 ea.
$22.09 ea.

'Dust Devil' Characteristics & Attributes

Sun Exposure
  • Full Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Moderate
  • Moist
  • Dry
Attributes
  • Cut Flower or Foliage
  • Dried Flower
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Native
Critter Resistance
  • Deer
Season of Interest (Flowering)
  • Late Summer
  • Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Winter
Design Use
  • Border
  • Container
  • Specimen
  • Massing
Container Design
  • Thriller

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