Northwind Switch Grass is a clump forming grass which grows very tall with long, wide leaves. As winter approaches, the Northwind Switch Grass plant changes color but remains upright all growing season. The tall Northwind Switch Grass makes great cover for many kinds of nesting birds. Northwind Switch Grass should be cut back at the end of each winter before the new growth appears in the spring.• Northwind Switch Grass is blue-green in the summer but changes to a brown-orange in the fall The flowers of the Northwind Switch Grass are very small and yellow and can be used long term as a dried floral arrangement. Northwind Switch Grass is a prefered nesting area for many small wildlife animals. The Northwind Switch Grass grows several feet tall and dries out to release seeds into the wind. Your Northwind Switch Grass should be cut back in early spring just before the new growth appears.
|Recommended USDA zones for Northwind Switch Grass Plants:|
|Zone 2 ||-50° to -35° |
|Zone 3||-35° to -20° |
|Zone 4||-20° to -10° |
|Zone 5||-10° to -5° |
|Zone 6||-5° to 5° |
|Zone 7||5° to 10° |
|Zone 8||10° to 20° |
|Zone 9||20° to 30° |
Delivery Time: Shrubs and Vines are shipped October through May and should ship within ten business days from when the order was placed, while in the current shipping season. The actual delivery time will usually be within four to seven days following the date of shipping by Ty Ty Plant Nursery. Delivery time can not be guaranteed, if a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date please note in the comment section of the order or contact Ty Ty Nursery by telephone during normal business hours. Our Shrubs and Vines are container grown plants, that will be removed from the containers prior to shipping to allow for the most efficient shipping method, unless Motor Freight accommodations have been made then the plants can be delivered in containers.
Shipping Method: UPS Ground and Motor Freight if the proper arrangements have been made by the customer prior to shipping. Shipping costs do apply on Motor Freight shipments, not covered by any sales promotions.
*1 Year Free Plantsurance Policy is void on any shipment outside of recommended USDA zones, or authorized to ship by the customer during below freezing temperatures.