Plant Library

Grass Switch Shenandoah

Common Name: Grass Switch

Botanical Name: Grass, Panicum

Variety: Shenandoah

Blossom Color: Red/Pink

Bloom Time: Sep-Oct

Zone: 4 to 9

Exposure: Sun or Part Shade

Mature Height: 24-36"

Mature Width: 24-36"

Notes: Finally a red grass that can compete with Imperata Red Baron. This is a very short panicum. Its foliage turns red by July and intensifies as summer progresses. Adding to its color are bright red flowers in late summer. 36 inches.