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Echinochloa muricata (Barnyardgrass) seed head
Echinochloa muricata (Barnyardgrass) seed

Echinochloa muricata

An excellent 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
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Classification: Herbaceous Annual
Characteristics: A bunchgrass that annually reseeds itself; greenish-purple seedheads.
Habitat: Moist ground, alluvial shores.
Bloom Period: July to August
Height: Up to 5.0 Ft

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Midwest: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW


Seed Information:

Seeding Rate: Expect to apply about 10 lb per acre. When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 33.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $22.00/lb

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