Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Panicum virgatum


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Panicum virgatum 'Cloud Nine' (Poaceae)
(PAN-i-cum vir-GA-tum)
Tall Switchgrass

Our tallest Panicum, 'Cloud Nine' tops out at 7-8'. Airy panicles of rich gold follow the subtle blue-green foliage of spring and summer. This native beauty offers a vertical grassy form with billowing clouds of fall bloom wonderful tucked into the back of a border with other meadow giants. Introduced by Bluemount Nurseries.

Bloom color: golden-yellow
Bloom period: fall
Height: 7-8'
Spread: 3-4'
Zones: 4-9

Container size: Qt.
Price: $14
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