Switchgrass

Common Name: Switchgrass 'Dallas Blues'

Scientific Name: Panicum virgatum ‘Dallas Blues’

Origin: United States

Family: Grass

Bloom time: August - November

Switchgrass is a dominant species of the North American prairie and offers a number of ecological benefits, including soil conservation, forage production, game cover and more. The 'Dallas Blues' cultivar is an ornamental grass that grows to 6 feet featuring thick blue foliage with whispy, red-purple flower plumes in fall.