Cave-In-Rock Switchgrass Seed (Panicum virgatum)
- 0.00 LBS
- Calculated at Checkout
Cave-In Rock Switchgrass is a long-living, perennial warm-season grass that makes very good bedding and cover for wildlife. Cave-In-Rock is a particularly desired variety due to the fact that it stands better throughout the winter, providing even better wildlife habitat than other switchgrass varieties.
- Scientific name: Panicum virgatum
- Warm-season perennial grass that is native to North America.
- Grows best in areas that receive at least 30 inches of rainfall per year
- Grows to 3-6 feet in height.
- Can be distinguished from other native grasses by the dense patch of hairs at the point where the leaf blade attaches to the sheath.
- Foliage turns a beautiful yellow in the fall.
- Could be planted on a highly erodile sites and field borders.
- Longevity: Perennial.
- Approximately 258,800 seeds/lb
- Planting Range: May 1-June 1 or fall seeding
Seed Rate: Drilled:
4-6 lbs (PLS) per acre
Seed Rate: Broadcast:
6-8 lbs (PLS) per acre
I saw more seedlings in the first year than I expected to see. I am impressed. Packaging was nice and shipping was super quick.
Bag was broken when received and spilling seed all over the place.