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Shenandoah Switch Grass # 1 Cb

Embrace the beauty of Switch Grass 'Shenandoah' (Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'), a majestic grass that brings dynamic color and texture to any landscape. Whether planted in masses or integrated into mixed borders, 'Shenandoah' commands attention with its tall stature and graceful presence. In late summer, large, airy plumes emerge, adding a touch of ethereal beauty to the garden. As temperatures cool in the fall, the foliage transforms, showcasing vibrant tones of orange and red, creating a breathtaking display of autumnal splendor. As a native cultivar, 'Shenandoah' not only enhances the visual appeal of your garden but also supports local ecosystems and promotes sustainability.

Ecological Benefits:

  • Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah' contributes to the preservation of local ecosystems and supports native wildlife, promoting the conservation of native plant species and fostering a resilient and sustainable garden landscape.
  • With its ability to thrive in dry conditions, 'Shenandoah' is an excellent choice for drought-tolerant landscapes, requiring minimal water once established and contributing to water conservation efforts.
  • Utilize 'Shenandoah' as a natural wind screen or privacy barrier, planting it along property lines or in strategic locations to provide protection from wind and create secluded outdoor spaces.

Growing Details:
Flourishes in zones 4 to 9
Height: ~48inches
Width: ~48inches
Lighting: Sun