RC Big Rock Switchgrass Seed (Panicum virgatum)
- 0.00 LBS
- Calculated at Checkout
· 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 6-8 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 erodible sites and field borders.
· Longevity: Perennial.
· Approximately 258,800 seeds/lb
· Planting Range: May 1-June 1 or fall seeding
Seed Rate: Broadcast:
6-8 lbs (PLS) per acre
Seed Rate: Drilled:
4-6 lbs (PLS) per acre