Panicum 'Dust Devil' Panicum 'Dust Devil'

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Panicum 'Dust Devil'

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  • Very Durable,
  • Beautiful Colorful Foliage,
  • Great in Containers,
Common Name:Switch Grass
Plant Type:Perennial
Brand:Proven Winners Perennials
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:4 - 5 Feet
Spread:3 - 3 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance:Deer
Flower Color:Purple Shades

Availability: Out of stock

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(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.
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Panicum virgatum 'Dust Devil' PPAF

Common Name Switch Grass
USDA Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Brand Proven Winners Perennials
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Soil Type Clay
Critter Resistance Deer
Flower Color Purple Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous, Dried Flower, Drought Tolerant, Native
Design Use Border, Container, Massing, Specimen
Container Design Thriller
Season of Interest (Flowering) Fall, Late Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Summer, Winter

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