Panicum virgatum 'Shenandoah'
Prized for its unmatched foliage color, this handsome grass has fast growing green leaves that emerge with red tips in spring, darken through summer, and turn a rich burgundy in fall. Airy reddish pink flowers develop in summer. Use for mass background plantings or in containers. Sold in two gallon container.
Light Needs: Partial to full sun
Watering Needs: Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Plant type: Ornamental Grass
Sunset climate zones: 1 - 11, 14 - 23
Growth habit: Narrow
Growth rate: Fast
Average landscape size: Fast growing; reaches 4 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide, in bloom.
Special features: Bird Friendly, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, Fast Growing, North American Native Selection
Foliage color: Green
Flower color: Red
Landscape Uses: Border, Coastal Exposure, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Wildlife Garden