Vigorous but never invasive.
Birds love the seeds, and the plumes make excellent fresh or dried indoor arrangements.
Densely packed, slender olive-green foliage topped with airy tassels turn from green to silver and finally to gold over a long season.
|Genus ||Panicum |
|Species ||virgatum |
|Variety ||'Northwind' |
|Item Form ||1-Quart |
|Zone ||4 - 11 |
|BloomStartToEnd ||Early Fall - Mid Winter |
|Habit ||Upright |
|PlantHeight ||5 ft |
|PlantWidth ||24 in - 3 ft |
|Additional Characteristics ||Bird Lovers, Bloom First Year, Easy Care Plants, Season Extenders |
|Bloom Color ||Light Gold, Silver |
|Foliage Color ||Olive Green |
|Light Requirements ||Full Sun |
|Moisture Requirements ||Dry, Moist, well-drained |
|Resistance ||Deer Resistance, Disease Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Pest Resistant |
|Soil Tolerance ||Clay, Normal, loamy, Poor, Sandy |
|Uses ||Border, Cut Flowers, Everlastings, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Hedge, Outdoor, Winter Interest |
|Restrictions ||Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands |