Grass - Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'Grass - Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'

Common Name: Northwind Switch Grass

Bloomtime: Summer / Winter

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Height: 4.00 to 6.00 feet (1-2m)

Spread: 2.00 to 2.50 feet (0.5-1m)

Water: Medium to wet

Zone: 5

Characteristics: Tall ornamental switch grass cultivar which features one of the best vertical forms, Olive-green to bluish-green foliage, Topped in late summer by finely-textured, yellow flower panicles which hover over the foliage like an airy cloud, Panicles turn beige as the seeds mature in fall with the seed plumes persisting well into winter