Panicum amarum - Bitter Panic Grass


Panicum amarum is a native, warm-season, clump-forming, perennial grass, also known as "running beach grass", and is found on dunes from New England to Mexico for erosion control.

Type: Ornamental grass
Family: Poaceae
Zone: 6 to 7
Height: 3.00 to 4.00 feet
Spread: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Bloom Time: September to February
Bloom Description: Blue tinged
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Dry to medium
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Naturalize, Rain Garden
Flower: Showy
Leaf: Colorful
Other: Winter Interest
Tolerate: Drought, Erosion, Dry Soil, Black Walnut, Air Pollution