Panicum amarum, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype
Coastal Panicgrass, ‘Atlantic’-VA Ecotype
Used for stabilization of coastal dunes, wind erosion control and reclamation of gravel and mine areas; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: PANAMA01
Species Type: Native
Biomass, Erosion Control & Revegetation, Grasses & Grass-like Species, Uplands & Meadows, Wildlife Habitat & Food Plots
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A warm season bunchgrass with a deep root system.
Habitat: Sandy shores, alluvium, fields, banks.
Bloom Period: September in New England, Mid-Atlantic and upper Midwest states; October in southeastern states
Foliage Color: Bluish-green
Height: Up to 6.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 5.0 – 7.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 325,000
Seeding Rate: Expect to apply about 10 lb per acre.
Truax Seedbox: Fine