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Scientific Name: Panicum capillare
Common Name: Witchgrass
Propagation Method: Seed
Form Supplied As: Multi-Seed Pellets
Cultivation Type: Greenhouse, High Tunnel, Field
Planting Density: 25 to 32 plants/sq. meter (2 to 3 plants/sq. foot).
Flower Color (primary): Green
Flower Color (secondary): Bronze/Gold
Foliage Color: Medium Green
This easy-to-grow grass adds a delicate texture to any bouquet. Dries well. Facultative short-day flowering response; see bloomstudios.com technical resources for key growing tips.
First place winner, filler category at ProFlora 2019! ASCFG 2010 Dried Cut Flower of the Year!
Stem Length: 61 - 76cm (24 - 30")
Harvest Recommendation: Harvest stems when seed heads are tufted green all the way to fully exploded and bronze tinged.
Post-Harvest Recommendation: Use a sharp cut and place stems in a holding solution after harvest.
Vase Life Recommendation: 10-14 days