Common Oats should only be used as a nurse crop in the spring or summer. Oats typically grow well in dry to mesic soil conditions. We do not recommend over applying nurse crops as they compete with native species if planted too dense.
Seeding Rate - 10 lbs. per acre (low) - 30 lbs. per acre (high)
Height: 1 to 4 Feet
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil Hydrology: Dry to Medium Soils
Plant Type: Annual