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Panicum amarum, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype (Coastal Panicgrass, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype) whole plant/field shot
Panicum amarum, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype (Coastal Panicgrass, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype) seed headPanicum amarum, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype (Coastal Panicgrass, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype) bloomPanicum amarum, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype (Coastal Panicgrass, 'Atlantic'-VA Ecotype) seed

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
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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
Midwest: NO
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: Moderate

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 325,000
Seeding Rate: Expect to apply about 10 lb per acre.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $11.00/lb (PLS)

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