Want tall amber waves of grain? This native, warm season tall grass mix is perfect for that look at a low cost. With roots as deep as 10 feet, these species provide excellent erosion control and drought resistance. Use alone or combine with wildflowers as desired.
Contains the following species:
Sorghastrum nutans - Indian Grass
Elymus virginicus - Virginia Wild Rye
Elymus riparius - Riverbank Wild Rye
Andropogon gerardii - Big Bluestem
Elymus canadensis - Nodding Wild Rye
Panicum virgatum - Switch Grass
Do you need a nurse crop?
PLS Lbs Per Acre Broadcast = 22.5
PLS=Pure Live Seed
Pure Live Seed is a measure of viable seed stated as a percentage. It is the product of total germination times purity.
Example: 96% Germination x 93% Purity = 89% PLS
All of our native warm season grasses and seed mixes are sold PLS.
Broadcast seeding is the process of sowing seed by hand. The seeds are sprinkled into the soil and can be lightly raked in to ensure germination.
Flower Color: Green, Gold, Bronze
Height: 3 to 5 Feet
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Soil Hydrology: Dry to Mesic Soils
Bloom Time: Summer to Late Fall
Plant Type: Perennials
Attracts: Birds, Bees, Butterflies, Small Mammals