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Panicum virgatum Ruby Ribbons™

Panicum virgatum Ruby Ribbons™ PP17944

Switch Grass

Ruby Ribbons is an upright ornamental grass with blue-green foliage in the spring maturing into a gorgeous dark purplish-red color.  Flower spikes appear in late summer and persist into winter.  This cultivar is tolerant of a wide range of soil and climatic conditions. A vigorous and compact growth habit makes Ruby Ribbons ideal as an accent plant in smaller spaces. 

Exposure:

Sun, Part Sun

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Height:

36-48 Inches

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Spread:

24-30 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Panicum virgatum Ruby Ribbons™

Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Dried Flower
Cut Flower
Winter Interest
Compact Size
Low Maintenance
Attractive Foliage
Fast Grower
Fall Foliage
Fall Bloomer
Upright
Foliage Color
Green
Red
Purple
Best Usage
Specimen
Mass Planting
Container
Border or Bed
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Winter
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Growth Rate
Medium
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