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Panicum virgatum 'Summer Sunrise'

Upright Switchgrass

Dense, light pink seed heads set against wide, blue grass blades. In the fall, a pinkish gold color evolves.

Exposure:

Sun

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Height:

36-48 Inches

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Spread:

28-42 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4-10

Characteristics & Attributes for Panicum virgatum 'Summer Sunrise'

Attributes
Fall Bloomer
Drought Tolerant
Compact Size
Winter Interest
Cold Tolerant
Native
Fall Foliage
Attractive Foliage
Low Maintenance
Fast Grower
Upright
Flower Color
Pink
Foliage Color
Gold
Pink
Blue
Best Usage
Naturalizing
Mass Planting
Container
Border or Bed
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Growth Rate
Fast
Medium
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