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PRAIRIE WINDS® 'Totem Pole' Panicum

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  • Upright Habit,
  • Thick Blades,
  • Blue Green Foliage
Common Name:Switch Grass
Plant Type:Perennial
Brand:PROVEN WINNERS® Perennials
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:6 - 6 Feet
Spread:30 - 30 Inches
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance:Deer

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(Switch Grass) If a tall columnar grass is what you are looking for, look no further than Panicum PRAIRIE WINDS® 'Totem Pole'. ' Totem Pole' stands 6 foot tall with a spread of 2.5 foot wide. This upright habit grass, has thick blue green foliage. In the fall the top erupts with golden seed panicles. With it tall upright habit, 'Totem Pole' is a perfect match for smaller gardens that need vertical interest. Ornamental grass add motion and interest to the garden or landscape. The very sturdy habit of Panicum 'Totem Pole' is a plus for areas that get lots of wind. Panicum a drought tolerant ornamental grass, are adaptable to almost any soil type from sand to clay. They are a heat loving perennial! Enjoy this easy to grow grass as a border, in mass, or a screen. Enjoy this native grass from spring through winter, we recommend trimming it back before the spring growth emerges. Panicum 'Totem Pole' a PROVEN WINNERS® Perennial.
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PRAIRIE WINDS® 'Totem Pole' Panicum virgatum 'Totem Pole' 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
Max Height 5-6 Feet
Max Spread 2-3 Feet
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, 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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