Cheyenne Sky Switch Grass
Panicum virgatum 'Cheyenne Sky' PP #23,209
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PAN-ih-kum vir-GA-tum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Upright growth, reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Plumes|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Waterwise, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Salvia (Salvia); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Sedum (Sedum)|
Adaptable to most soil and moisture conditions; best with lean, semi-moist soils in full sun. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates dry spells when established. Cut clumps back to the ground in late winter to early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9