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Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky' PP23209

Red Switch Grass

Blue-green leaves that turn deep red in late spring. Blooms purple flowers in late summer. A native to the U.S., 'Cheyenne Sky' is great in containers and in dried arrangements. This tallgrass was one of many that once grew over the praries of central North America.

Exposure:

Sun, Part Sun

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Height:

24-36 Inches

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Spread:

18-24 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky'

Attributes
Native
Low Maintenance
Drought Tolerant
Attractive Foliage
Winter Interest
Flower Color
Purple
Foliage Color
Red
Green
Blue
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Container
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Growth Rate
Medium
Asexual propagation prohibited?
Yes
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