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Prairie Winds Apache Rose Switch Grass

Original price $39.99 - Original price $69.99
Original price
$39.99 - $69.99
Current price $39.99
Size: 1 Gallon

Ships Nationwide!

Most items ship within 1-2 days. Want to delay shipment? Just leave a note at checkout!

Shipping Details

We ship our trees and shrubs nationwide, except for CA, AZ, AK, and HI. After you place your order we get started prepping your items for shipment. During season, most items ship via FedEx or UPS within 1-2 business days. During winter months, orders are held and fulfilled in early Spring.

For larger or bulk items we ship via freight or our own delivery trucks. You'll receive updates on your items shipping status throughout the entire process.

If you do not see a shipping method at checkout, please feel free to reach out to us via chat or at

Bulk items like Mulch and Topsoil can only be delivered within a 50 mile radius of our Andover, NJ location.

Warranty & Returns

Standard Warranty:

All of our trees and shrubs come with a 30-day warranty from the date of delivery. This means that if your tree/shrub is damaged in shipment or if it dies within 30 days of your delivery, we will gladly offer a replacement or credit. Should you receive your tree/shrub during dormancy, and it does not emerge from dormancy by June 1st - the same replacement policy applies.

If, within this period, you notice any issues with the health or condition of your plants, please contact us immediately. We will work with you to provide a suitable solution.

1 Year Extended Warranty Option:

For added peace of mind, we offer a 1 year extended warranty option. You can choose to purchase an extended warranty for 12% of your cart total at the time of purchase. This extended warranty covers your trees and shrubs for 1 year from the date of delivery. If your tree/shrub dies within the extended warranty period, we will provide you with a replacement plant or issue store credit for the amount of your original purchase. Shipping fees are not included.

3. Warranty Claim Process:

If you need to make a warranty claim, please follow these steps:

  • Contact our customer support team at as soon as you notice any issues with your plant's health.
  • Provide your order number, a description of the issue, and photos documenting the issue.
  • We may request additional photos or other information to assess the problem.

How are heights measured?

Tree and Shrub heights are measured from the top of the root ball or soil, measuring only the above ground portion of your tree your shrub.

How does shipping work?

We ship either UPS or via our own delivery trucks. After you place your order you'll receive notifications at each step of the way to keep you informed on your item's travels!

Many items are listed in Gallon sizes, what does that mean?

The Gallons refer to the size of the pot that the plant is in. It's simply an industry standard for sizing trees and shrubs. All of our items should have the actual height listed on the description page. If you have any questions regarding sizing, feel free to reach out to us!

Do you help with plant suggestions?

Of course! Feel free to use our chat feature to talk to a GardenPro or reach out to us at

Can I postpone my delivery date?

Sure! Include a note during checkout or reach out to us at immediately after placing your order, and we'd be happy to help!


Transform your outdoor space into a symphony of colors with the Prairie Winds Apache Rose Switch Grass. This stunning ornamental grass, scientifically known as Panicum virgatum 'Apache Rose,' is a graceful addition to any garden, offering a dynamic display of hues and easy-care features.

Key Features:

  • Vibrant Color Palette: Witness a captivating display as the Apache Rose Switch Grass transitions through various colors. From shades of red and burgundy in summer to a warm amber in fall, this ornamental grass ensures year-round visual interest.

  • Adaptable Growing Zones: Thriving in USDA hardiness zones 4-9, the Apache Rose Switch Grass is versatile and can be cultivated in a variety of climates. Whether you're in the Midwest or the Southeast, this grass will add a touch of elegance to your landscape.

  • Low-Maintenance Elegance: Perfect for busy gardeners, this switch grass is exceptionally low-maintenance. Drought-tolerant once established and resistant to pests, it's a resilient choice for those seeking a hassle-free yet stunning garden addition.

Growing Zones:

The Prairie Winds Apache Rose Switch Grass is well-suited for growing zones 4-9. This covers a broad range of regions, making it an excellent choice for gardens from the northern United States to the southern regions.

Basic Care Tips:

  1. Planting: Choose a location with well-draining soil and full to partial sunlight. Plant in spring or early fall for optimal establishment.

  2. Watering: While drought-tolerant, regular watering during the first growing season is essential. Once established, the Apache Rose Switch Grass is quite resilient to dry conditions.

  3. Pruning: In late winter or early spring, trim back the grass to encourage new growth. This not only maintains its shape but also rejuvenates the plant for a fresh display.

  4. Fertilizing: While not overly demanding, a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in spring can enhance the plant's vigor.

Botanical Name: Panicum virgatum Prairie Winds 'Apache Rose'
Common Name: Prairie Winds Apache Rose Switch Grass
Foliage: Green
Flower Color: NA
Growing Zone: 4-9
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Mature Size: 4' Tall x 3-4' Wide