The vertical, stiff, blue-green foliage of Heavy Metal Switchgrass provides nice structure. The finely-textured, pink-tinged, branched flower panicles attract birds, and the dried panicles stay showy all winter.
Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal', Heavy Metal Switchgrass (large plants)
Height: 4-5'. Spread: 1-2'. Blooms in summer. Full sun to part shade, medium to wet soil. Deer tolerant. Native.