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Andropogon virginicus, MO Ecotype (Broomsedge, MO Ecotype) whole plant/field shot
Andropogon virginicus, MO Ecotype (Broomsedge, MO Ecotype) seed

Andropogon virginicus, MO Ecotype
Broomsedge, MO Ecotype

A short warm season bunchgrass; the stiff straw stays erect on road cuts during the winter; historically used to make brooms; provides cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: ANDVIR01
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Straw-colored through winter.
Habitat: Old fields, hillsides, open ground with dry infertile soils.
Bloom Period: August to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: 2.5 – 5.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 4.9 – 7.0

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC

Tolerances:

Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 800,000
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 25.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy

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Price: $88.00/lb (PLS)

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