Panicum Varigatum, Switchgrass
Switchgrass is a tall plant
It likes full sun and dry soil. Birds and fish love this grass especially when planted around ponds and lakes. A hatchery for fish it is a tall plant and does will in humid hot conditions. It is a bunchgrass and is native to North America. It will grow naturally from 55 degrees latitude in Canada. It makes good soil conservation and ornamental grass. This is a perennial warm season grass. It is a robust deep rooted grass that can begin growth in the late spring.
Switch Grass is a native grass that is a slow grower
This grass can grow up to 3 feet when fully mature. The leaves are hairy and dragonflies, birds and fish love them. The Switch grass is often found planted around ponds, lakes and water areas along the banks. Fish love hatching their eggs in the roots. It is a fairly tall plant and does well in hot, humid climates. The switch grass looks similar to grass and is often mistaken as a grass. It is a small grower and can grow well.