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Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'

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Panicum virgatum 'Heavy Metal'

common switch grass

Poaceae

Form
grass-like, rhizomatous/stoloniferous
Stems
herbaceous
Foliage
deciduous
Longevity
perennial
Size
3'–4'
Hardiness
hardy
Exposure
sun
Origin
species native to US w to AZ & MT, n to Canada (SK to QC)
Bed Accession
Number
Date
Received
Received
As
Date
Planted
Size
Planted
Quantity
Planted
Date
Measured
Height
MBza 000596 5/11/2000 1 gal 5/11/2000 1 gal 1
P01 3/3/2015 3
P01 6/2/2015 division 3/3/2015 3
P01 3/3/2015 1
P01 3/3/2015 1
P01 3/3/2015 1
P01 3/3/2015 1
P01 3/3/2015 1
Bed
MBza
Accession Number
000596
Date Received
5/11/2000
Received As
1 gal
Date Planted
5/11/2000
Size Planted
1 gal
Quantity Planted
1
Bed
P01
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
3
Bed
P01
Date Received
6/2/2015
Received As
division
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
3
Bed
P01
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
1
Bed
P01
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
1
Bed
P01
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
1
Bed
P01
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
1
Bed
P01
Date Planted
3/3/2015
Quantity Planted
1