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Andropogon virginicus, MO Ecotype
Broomsedge, MO Ecotype

A warm season bunchgrass; historically used to make brooms; the stiff straw stays erect on road cuts during the winter; 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: Pastures, open woods, old fields, hillsides, open ground with dry infertile soils.
Bloom Period: August to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.0 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


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 5.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $88.00/lb (PLS)

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