Blue Switch Grass
An upright variety of Panicum, the strong stems of 'Heavy Metal' never flop or lean, even in heavy rains. Its metallic blue leaves turn bright yellow in the fall. Beginning in late summer or early fall, delicate pink panicles dance 12-16" above the foliage.
Height: 5-6 ft
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 9