Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'

  • $ 7.95

Pancium 'Northwind', is a strong cultivar with wider leaves and a more substantial stature than other blue panicums.  In fall the plants erupt with wispy white inflourences that complete the warm season display before the foliage turns a golden yellow in fall.   A choice plant for high wind areas, erosion control, and the mixed border.  Drought tolerant once established.

Mature Plant Size: 4'-5' Tall, 24" Spread 
Bloom Time: September
Light Exposure: Full Sun  
Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.0
Hardiness Zones: 2-9
Containers Size: Landscape Plug (2" square x 5" deep)
Fertilizer: Apply compost or an all purpose granular fertilizer around plants in early spring.
Water:  Low to moderate needs.  Only supplement during periods of drought to maintain display.

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