This seed is sold as pure live seed (PLS). Pure live seed is the percentage of pure and viable seed in a given lot.
- Scientific name: Nassella viridula
- Needlegrass is a cool-season perennial bunchgrass.
- Grows to be 1.5 to 3 feet.
- High dormancy is a characteristic of the seed.
- Well suited for use in mixtures for range seeding.
- Should be planted between 1/4 – 3/4 inches deep.
- Germinability improves for several years after harvest.
- Relatively short-lived, 3 to 4 years.
- Seeding rates should be doubled for critical areas and broacast seedings.
- Longevity: Perennial.
6 lbs/acre or 20 seeds per sq. ft.