Excellent bunchgrass cover crop for moist and wet disturbed soils; Echinochloa crusgalli var. frumentacea (Japanese Millet) is a non-native substitute; provides food for songbirds and game birds.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ECHMUR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Stormwater Management, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Annual
Characteristics: Greenish-purple seedheads.
Habitat: Moist ground, alluvial shores.
Bloom Period: July to September
Height: Up to 4.4 Ft
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Up to 10 lb as a cover crop
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy