Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Panicum virgatum Niagara Falls (Switch Grass)

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

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -30°F (-34°C)
4 ft tall x 4 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Nativar
Patent Info PP34509 CPBRAF