Totem Pole Switchgrass

General Information

Totem Pole Switchgrass is an ornamental grass. It is a taller grass, reaching up to 6 feet in height. This plant will grow quite densely, with a nice upright overall form. The Totem Pole Switchgrass would be a very nice choice for a variety of landscaping areas. The leaves will be a very attractive steel-blue in color. The upper flower/seed stems will have a powdery-blue color. In the fall, seed heads will appear in open, airy clusters, golden to brown in color.

Additional Information

Panicum virgatum ‘Totem Pole’ will be 5 to 6 feet tall, 24 to 30 inches wide. It is recommended for USDA climate zones 4 to 9. Totem Pole Switchgrass will tend to do best in full sunlight conditions. It will do well with average amounts of moisture in well draining soils. Once established, it is said to have good drought tolerance.

Shipping Notes

NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with USPS, FedEx or UPS. They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to. All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.

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Mature Width 24 to 30 Inches
Mature Height 5 to 6 Feet
Light Full Sun
Planting Zone 4 to 9

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