Agrostis tenuis, Highland
Colonial Bentgrass, Highland
A rhizomatous species; provides erosion control; naturalized in many areas of the northeastern United States where sheep were grazed.
General Product Information:
Item Number: AGRTEN01
Species Type: Naturalized
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Lawn & Turfgrass Sites
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Cultivated in pastures, lawns, dry open ground, along roadsides.
Bloom Period: Midsummer
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 2.6 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 4.9 – 7.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 6,130,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 5.0% and not more than 25.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine