Photo Courtesy of Hoffman Nursery, Inc

Panicum virgatum Cape Breeze (Switch Grass)

This clump-forming warm season dwarf grass features pendulous blue-green leaves, while green-tinged flower panicles appear midsummer. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -30°F (-34°C)
2.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar
Patent Info PP# 24895