Panicum ‘Hot Rod’
Panicum virgatum ‘Hot Rod’ has airy red panicles held above the foliage. Blades emerge blue-green and rapidly the whole plant turns a deep rich maroon. ‘Hot Rod’ colors earlier in the season than any other selection, May-June in North America. Compact, firmly upright habit 36-40” x 36”.
Description / Plant Notes:
- USDA Zone 4 (-30°F or -34°C)
- Colors earlier in the season than any other selection
- Upright habit
- Entire plant becomes a deep purple maroon
Patent Status: PPAF