One of the shorter of the warm season grasses this species reaches 18 inches in height.
Prefers well drained, low organic matter soils and is very drought tolerant, does not tolerate frequent flooding or shade.
Very palatable for livestock. Can be mowed if desired.
Seed Envelopes contain approximately 0.02 ounces of seed and cover about 5 to 10 square feet.
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.
Flower Color: Green and Beige
Height: 1 to 2 Feet
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Soil Hydrology: Dry to Mesic Soils
Bloom Time: July to September
Plant Type: Perennial
Attracts: Birds, Butterflies
Host Plant: Skippers