Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'
Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'
Switch Grass
Rigidly-upright, steel-blue foliage makes a great vertical accent. Airy, bronze plumes in late summer to fall creates a translucent effect. (Ornamental Grass)
Bloom time Size Exposure
4' tall x 2' wide Sun 
Hardiness Zone:4,5,6,7,8,9,10
zone map Cold Hardy to -30° to -20°F
Deer Resistant Deer ResistantDrought Tolerant Drought Tolerant
Fall/Winter Color Fall/Winter ColorFire-Resistant Plants Fire-Resistant Plants
Good for Cut Flowers Good for Cut FlowersTolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil