Forage & Pasture Sites

Seed Mixes

Horse Pasture & Hay Mix

Item #: ERNMX-107 Cost: $2.68/LB
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Description: This diverse pasture mix can be harvested for hay or grazed as pasture. Animals should be kept off seeded areas until it is established, which takes about one month. Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula ()

Sheep Pasture Mix

Item #: ERNMX-107-1 Cost: $2.26/LB
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Description: Seed with a cover crop of oats at 30 lb per acre. Once the oats reach a height of 12"-16", they can be cut back to 6". Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function ()

Hay Mix

Item #: ERNMX-108 Cost: $2.27/LB
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Description: This basic hay mix lasts 3-5 years, producing a hay or silage crop for beef and dairy cows. Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not. ()

Ernst Cattle Grazing Mix

Item #: ERNMX-118 Cost: $2.54/LB
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Description: Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not. ()

Renovator Mix

Item #: ERNMX-119 Cost: $1.50/LB
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Description: A pasture mix for cattle. Mix forumulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not. ()

Multi-Purpose Mix

Item #: ERNMX-121 Cost: $2.41/LB
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Description: Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not. ()

Right-of-Way Pasture Mix

Item #: ERNMX-134 Cost: $2.84/LB
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Description: An ideal, long-lasting pasture mix for most livestock breeds. Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not. ()

Individual Species

Alopecurus arundinaceus (A. ventricosus)
Creeping Foxtail

Item #: ALOARU01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $10.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Description: Ideal for pipeline restoration where wildlife is desired; provides seed, forage and cover for wildlife and domestic animals. ()

Avena sativa, Armor, Certified
Oats, Armor, Certified

Item #: AVESAT11 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $0.28/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: 1.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: A cereal grain crop for animal and human consumption; a companion cover crop with a spring or fall seeding; matures quickly in hot weather and killed by freezing winter weather. ()

Avena sativa, Ogle
Oats, Ogle

Item #: AVESAT02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $0.25/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: 1.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: A cereal grain crop for animal and human consumption; a companion cover crop with a spring or fall seeding; matures quickly in hot weather and killed by freezing winter weather. ()

Avena sativa, Variety Not Stated
Oats, Variety Not Stated

Item #: AVESAT01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $0.22/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual
Height: 1.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: A cereal grain crop for animal and human consumption; a companion cover crop with a spring or fall seeding; matures quickly in hot weather and killed by freezing winter weather. ()

Bouteloua curtipendula, 'Butte'
Sideoats Grama, ‘Butte’

Item #: BOUCUR02 Species Type: Native Cost: $12.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 2.0 Ft
Description: A hardy warm season grass for upland meadows where sight lines are important; used for surface mine revegetation, erosion control and as a warm season companion crop; high winter forage value for wildlife and livestock. ()

Brassica napus
Dwarf Essex Rape

Item #: BRANAP01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.30/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: 3.0 – 6.0 Ft
Description: A member of the mustard family; the seeds are approximately 37% oil; used for the production of healthy cooking and culinary oils; high-quality livestock supplement; preferred by deer in winter; also makes good biodiesel. ()

Brassica napus, 'Bonar'
Forage Rape, ‘Bonar’

Item #: BRANAP02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual

Description: Quality winter feed for cattle and sheep; palatable for all livestock and grazing wildlife. ()

Brassica napus, 'Rangiora'
Forage Rape, ‘Rangiora’

Item #: BRANAP07 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual

Description: Quality winter feed for cattle and sheep; palatable for all livestock and grazing wildlife. ()

Brassica napus, 5505CL
Spring Canola, 5505CL

Item #: BRANAP04 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $6.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual/Biennial
Height: 3.0 – 6.0 Ft
Description: A member of the mustard family; the seeds are approximately 37% oil; used for the production of healthy cooking and culinary oils; high-quality livestock supplement; preferred by deer in winter; also makes good biodiesel. ()

Brassica rapa
Purple Top Turnip

Item #: BRARAP04 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual/Biennial, Herbaceous Annual/Biennial

Description: The leaves are high in protein; highly palatable and digestible for deer. ()

Brassica rapa, 'Appin'
Forage Turnip, ‘Appin’

Item #: BRARAP03 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.60/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Description: Also called Field Mustard, establishes in 50-80 days; 80% digestible and high in protein and carbohydrates; tolerates multiple grazings; multi-crowned for improved regrowth. ()

Brassica rapa, 'Pasja'
Hybrid Forage Brassica, ‘Pasja’

Item #: BRARAP02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.50/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual/Biennial, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Biennial, Herbaceous Annual/Biennial

Description: A cross between forage rape and forage turnip; a high-energy, early maturing hybrid forage brassica; excellent regrowth (50-70 days); excellent for grazing. ()

Brassica spp., 'Rangi'
Brassica, Forage, ‘Rangi’

Item #: BRASSP02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.20/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual/Biennial, Herbaceous Annual/Biennial
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
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Buchloe dactyloides, 'Bowie'
Buffalograss, ‘Bowie’

Item #: BUCDAC02 Species Type: Native Cost: $16.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 6.0 – 12.0 In
Description: Excellent for ground cover or low maintenance lawns with very dry soils; provides food for wildlife and livestock. ()

Buchloe dactyloides, 'Texoka'
Buffalograss, ‘Texoka’

Item #: BUCDAC01 Species Type: Native Cost: $16.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 6.0 – 12.0 In
Description: Excellent for ground cover or low maintenance lawns with very dry soils; provides food for wildlife and livestock. ()

Cichorium spp.
Chicory, ‘Six Point’

Item #: CICSSP01 Species Type: Native Cost: $10.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 1.0 Ft
Description: A high-yielding broad-leaved perennial; suitable for all wildlife and production livestock; excellent forage quality. ()

Dactylis glomerata, 'Pennlate'
Orchardgrass, ‘Pennlate’

Item #: DACGLO03 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.30/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 2.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: A reliable grass for many grazing programs; provides excellent livestock forage. ()

Dactylis glomerata, 'Potomac'
Orchardgrass, ‘Potomac’

Item #: DACGLO02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.30/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 2.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: A reliable grass for many grazing programs; provides excellent livestock forage. ()

Dactylis glomerata, 'Tekapo'
Orchardgrass, ‘Tekapo’

Item #: DACGLO06 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.70/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial

Description: Provides excellent livestock forage; tolerates intense grazing. ()

Echinochloa crusgalli var. frumentacea
Japanese Millet

Item #: ECHCRU01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.20/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: 1.0 – 5.0 Ft
Description: Used for erosion control and as a fast-growing summer companion crop; seed in spring or summer; after growth, it can be flooded to a depth of 18" during waterfowl migration season; killed by heavy frost; provides food for wildlife and a favorite of waterfowl. ()

Festuca arundinacea (Lolium arundinaceum) (F. elatior), 'Bronson'
Tall Fescue, ‘Bronson’ (pasture type)

Item #: FESARU17 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.75/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 3.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: Used for mine reclamation, stabilizing grassed waterways, slopes, lawns and recreation areas. ()

Festuca elatior x Lolium perenne, 'Duo'
Festulolium, ‘Duo’

Item #: FESELA02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.70/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial

Description: An endophyte-free high-sugar cross between meadow fescue and a tetraploid perennial ryegrass; excellent palatability. ()

Lolium perenne, 'Crave', Tetraploid
Perennial Ryegrass, ‘Crave’, Tetraploid

Item #: LOLPER31 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 1.0 – 2.0 Ft
Description: Used for soil stabilization, reclamation, pastures, athletic fields and lawns. ()

Lolium perenne, 'Power', Tetraploid
Perennial Ryegrass, ‘Power’, Tetraploid

Item #: LOLPER28 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 1.0 – 2.0 Ft
Description: Used for soil stabilization, reclamation, pastures, athletic fields and lawns. ()

Lolium perenne, 'Tetra Sweet', Tetraploid
Perennial Ryegrass, ‘Tetra Sweet’, Tetraploid

Item #: LOLPER33 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 1.0 – 2.0 Ft
Description: Used for soil stabilization, reclamation, pastures, athletic fields and lawns. ()

Lotus corniculatus, 'Empire'
Bird’s Foot Trefoil, ‘Empire’

Item #: LOTCOR02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $5.25/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: 1.0 – 2.0 Ft
Description: Excellent for erosion control on strip mines and landfills; provides excellent livestock forage. ()

Lotus corniculatus, 'Leo'
Bird’s Foot Trefoil, ‘Leo’

Item #: LOTCOR05 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $5.25/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: 1.0 – 2.0 Ft
Description: Excellent for erosion control on strip mines and landfills; provides excellent livestock forage. ()

Lotus corniculatus, 'Norcen'
Bird’s Foot Trefoil, ‘Norcen’

Item #: LOTCOR03 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $5.25/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: 1.0 – 2.0 Ft
Description: Excellent for erosion control on strip mines and landfills; provides excellent livestock forage. ()

Medicago sativa, VNS
Alfalfa, VNS

Item #: MEDSAT01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: 15.0 – 36.0 In
Description: A component of right-of-way mixes; grows quickly after mowing; good livestock and wildlife forage. ()

Melilotus alba
Sweetclover, White Blossom

Item #: MELALB01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $4.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual/Biennial/Perennial
Height: Up to 5.0 Ft
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Melilotus officinalis
Yellow Blossom Sweetclover

Item #: MELOFF01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.20/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume
Height: 2.0 – 6.0 Ft
Description: Builds soil organic matter on low-fertility sites; a source of nectar and pollen for honeybees. ()

Onobrychis viciifolia
Eski Sainfoin

Item #: ONOVIC01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.30/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 2.5 Ft
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Panicum anceps, Eastern Shore MD Ecotype
Beaked Panicgrass, Eastern Shore MD Ecotype

Item #: PANANC01 Species Type: Native Cost: $18.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Description: This low-growing Panicum provides food and cover for wildlife; good cattle-grazing value. ()

Panicum anceps, FL Ecotype
Beaked Panicgrass. FL Ecotype

Item #: PANANC02 Species Type: Native Cost: $18.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Description: This low-growing Panicum provides food and cover for wildlife; good cattle-grazing value. ()

Panicum anceps, GA Ecotype
Beaked Panicgrass, GA Ecotype

Item #: PANANC05 Species Type: Native Cost: $18.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Description: This low-growing Panicum provides food and cover for wildlife; good cattle-grazing value. ()

Panicum anceps, SC Ecotype
Beaked Panicgrass, SC Ecotype

Item #: PANANC06 Species Type: Native Cost: $18.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Description: This low-growing Panicum provides food and cover for wildlife; good cattle-grazing value. ()

Panicum anceps, VA Ecotype
Beaked Panicgrass, VA Ecotype

Item #: PANANC04 Species Type: Native Cost: $18.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Description: This low-growing Panicum provides food and cover for wildlife; good cattle-grazing value. ()

Panicum virgatum, 'Trailblazer'
Switchgrass, ‘Trailblazer’

Item #: PANVIR26 Species Type: Native Cost: $8.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 5.0 Ft
Description: Used for soil stabilization on strip mine spoils and dikes, and in buffer strips for nutrient uptake; provides pasture and hay for cattle and sheep; a source of food and cover for wildlife. ()

Phalaris arundinacea
Reed Canarygrass

Item #: PHAARU01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $9.50/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 2.0 – 6.0 Ft
Description: Used for erosion control and stabilizing waterways; established stands can become invasive; provides livestock forage; a source of food for various birds and cover for wood ducks. ()

Phleum pratense
Timothy

Item #: PHLPRA01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.40/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 2.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: An excellent forage for horses and other livestock. ()

Phleum pratense, 'Climax'
Timothy, ‘Climax’

Item #: PHLPRA02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.40/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: 2.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: An excellent forage for horses and other livestock. ()

Poa pratensis, 'Troy'
Kentucky Bluegrass, ‘Troy’ (pasture type)

Item #: POAPRA07 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.95/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 2.0 Ft
Description: Used for lawns and pastures; provides food and cover for wildlife. ()

Raphanus sativus, 'GroundHog'
Radish, ‘GroundHog’

Item #: RAPSAT02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: 2.0 – 3.0 Ft
Description: Seedlings can emerge as soon as three days after planting. ()

Setaria italica
German (Foxtail) Millet

Item #: SETITA01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $1.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: 1.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: Used as a cover crop and for pasture and haylage; a good supplemental hay for cattle and sheep; seed in spring or summer; provides food for wildlife. ()

Trifolium hybridum
Alsike Clover

Item #: TRIHYB01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.75/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: 2.0 – 4.0 Ft
Description: A winter-hardy legume; provides forage for domestic animals and food and cover for wildlife. ()

Trifolium pratense, Kenland
Red Clover, Kenland

Item #: TRIPRA03 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.75/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume
Height: 2.0 – 3.0 Ft
Description: A short-lived species used as hay, pasture and silage for domestic animals or for a cover crop that builds nitrogen and organic matter; flowers develop again after early summer cutting; may be frost seeded during early spring; provides food for bumblebees. ()

Trifolium pratense, Mammoth
Red Clover, Mammoth

Item #: TRIPRA02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.60/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume
Height: 2.0 – 3.0 Ft
Description: A short-lived species used as hay, pasture and silage for domestic animals or for a cover crop that builds nitrogen and organic matter; flowers develop again after early summer cutting; may be frost seeded during early spring; provides food for bumblebees. ()

Trifolium pratense, Medium, Variety Not Stated
Red Clover, Medium, Variety Not Stated

Item #: TRIPRA01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $2.50/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume
Height: 2.0 – 3.0 Ft
Description: A short-lived species used as hay, pasture and silage for domestic animals or for a cover crop that builds nitrogen and organic matter; flowers develop again after early summer cutting; may be frost seeded during early spring; provides food for bumblebees. ()

Trifolium pratense, Starfire
Red Clover, Starfire

Item #: TRIPRA04 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.85/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume
Height: 2.0 – 3.0 Ft
Description: A short-lived species used as hay, pasture and silage for domestic animals or for a cover crop that builds nitrogen and organic matter; flowers develop again after early summer cutting; may be frost seeded during early spring; provides food for bumblebees. ()

Trifolium repens, Dutch
White Clover, Dutch

Item #: TRIREP01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.80/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: Up to 1.0 Ft
Description: A good cover for erosion control; regrows after mowing or grazing; highly palatable as food for wildlife and domestic animals; provides food for honeybees. ()

Trifolium repens, Kopu II
White Clover, Kopu II

Item #: TRIREP04 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $5.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: Up to 1.0 Ft
Description: A good cover for erosion control; regrows after mowing or grazing; highly palatable as food for wildlife and domestic animals; provides food for honeybees. ()

Trifolium repens, Ladino
White Clover, Ladino

Item #: TRIREP02 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.80/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: Up to 1.0 Ft
Description: A good cover for erosion control; regrows after mowing or grazing; highly palatable as food for wildlife and domestic animals; provides food for honeybees. ()

Trifolium repens, New Zealand
White Clover, New Zealand

Item #: TRIREP03 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $3.80/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Height: Up to 1.0 Ft
Description: A good cover for erosion control; regrows after mowing or grazing; highly palatable as food for wildlife and domestic animals; provides food for honeybees. ()

Tripsacum dactyloides
Eastern Gamagrass

Item #: TRIDAC01 Species Type: Native Cost: $16.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 10.0 Ft
Description: An ornamental grass used for landscape seeding; established by planting in fall as a dormant seeding, with germination occurring in spring; requires great patience as seed has high levels of dormancy; an outstanding forage producer; provides food and cover for wildlife. ()

Tripsacum dactyloides, 'Bumpers'
Eastern Gamagrass, ‘Bumpers’

Item #: TRIDAC08 Species Type: Native Cost: $25.00/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Height: Up to 10.0 Ft
Description: An ornamental grass used for landscape seeding; established by planting in fall as a dormant seeding, with germination occurring in spring; requires great patience as seed has high levels of dormancy; an outstanding forage producer; provides food and cover for wildlife. ()

Urochloa ramosa (Panicum ramosum)
Brown Top Millet

Item #: URORAM01 Species Type: Naturalized Cost: $0.90/lb
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Description: Used for pasture, hay or wildlife forage; establishes quickly for erosion control; plant from May to August; matures in 60 days. ()

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