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Sorghastrum nutans, Long Island-NY Ecotype (Indiangrass, Long Island-NY Ecotype) whole plant/field shot
Sorghastrum nutans, Long Island-NY Ecotype (Indiangrass, Long Island-NY Ecotype) bloomSorghastrum nutans, Long Island-NY Ecotype (Indiangrass, Long Island-NY Ecotype) seed

Sorghastrum nutans, Long Island-NY Ecotype
Indiangrass, Long Island-NY Ecotype

Good for erosion control, landscaping and roadside beautification; provides food and cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: SORNUT24
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: An attractive warm season bunchgrass; bronze seedheads.
Habitat: Moist or dry fields, roadsides, serpentine barrens; grows best in deep well-drained soils.
Bloom Period: August to October in New England, Mid-Atlantic and upper Midwest states; September to October in southeastern states
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 8.1 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 24 in
pH: 4.8 – 8.0

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU

Tolerances:

Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: Moderate

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 175,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 50.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy

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Price: $12.00/lb

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