Botanical Name: Panicum sp.
Plant Dimensions: 16″–32″ tall
Variety Information: 3″–5″ green to silver panicles
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom Period: Summer to frost
Attributes: Cut Flower, Good for Containers
When to Sow Outside: 2 to 4 weeks after your average last frost date.
When to Start Inside: 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date. Seedlings look like other grasses; start indoors if you commonly have grassy weeds to avoid confusion.
Days to Emerge: 7 – 14 days
Seed Depth: ⅛”
Seed Spacing: A group of 3 seeds every 12″
Thinning: When 2″ tall, thin to 1 every 12″
Special Instructions: The more you cut, the more this grass will produce, so harvest flowering stems often. For longest vase life, cut when flower spikes are fully opened. Stems last about 10 to 14 days in the vase.