Panic Grass-Panicum amarum
Rhizomatous perennial coastal grass. Recognized by its wide green grass blades and numerous pellet-like seed heads in late Summer. Habitats include: dunes, beaches, and coastal landscape. Landscape value. Reaches 3.5 ft. height. Seeds in late Summer to early Fall. Sun, drought, and salt tolerant. Often grows in and around Sea Oats and other beach plants. Found beyond Zones 7+.
Zones 7+ * Salt/Sun/Poor Soil/Drought Tolerance * Dune Habitats * Coastal Landscapes * Wildlife