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This switchgrass brings texture and movement to a landscape. The airy, amber seed heads are produced earlier than other switchgrasses, so you can enjoy them swaying in the breeze longer. Birds love it! Its tough, very drought tolerant, and low maintenance. Works well as borders, roadside plantings, and for spots in the dry sun.


Height (mature): 2-2.5 ft.

Width (mature): 2-2.5 ft.

Botanical Name: Panicum virgatum 'Cape Breeze' 

Bloom Time: Summer

Foliage Colors: Green

Sun: Full to partial sun

Special: Deer resistant, drought tolerant, attracts birds and butterflies, low maintenance

Switchgrass (Panicum Virgatum) ‘Cape Breeze’

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