Helping restore the native landscape for over 50 years
Founded by Calvin Ernst in 1964, Ernst Conservation Seeds is the largest native seed producer and supplier in the eastern United States.
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Short-lived cool season bunchgrass; establishes quickly in disturbed areas; used for soil stabilization; provides food and cover for wildlife.
Use this formula with grain rye as a cover crop (from August 1st-February 15th). Mix formulations are subject to change wthout 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.
Spring, Summer, Summer/Fall
Andropogon gerardii, Albany Pine Bush-NY Ecotype
Andropogon virginicus, MO Ecotype
Andropogon gerardii, 'Southlow'-MI Ecotype
Agropyron cristatum, 'Hycrest'