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: Panicum virgatum
- Summer perennial grass that is native to North America.
- Grows best in areas that receive 30 inches of rainfall a year in in irragated areas with average wet soils.
- 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
Drilled -> 4-6 lbs (PLS) per acre
Broacasted -> 6-8 lbs (PLS) per acre
1/2-1 lbs per 1,000 sq ft.