Foliage that emerges as a fresh blue-green, maturing to a sumptuous wine-red in early summer
Superb as accent, specimen and background plant as well as in borders, containers, mass plantings, formal and water-wise gardens.
Panicum virgatum 'Prairie Fire'
(Prairie Fire Red Switch Grass)
Full sun to partial shade
47" (122 cm)
36" (91 cm)
60" (152 cm)
Airy haze of rosy flowers
August - October
Moderate-Low. Drought and salt tolerant once established
Prefers an average, well-drained soil types