Sorghastrum nutans, NY4 Ecotype
Indiangrass, NY4 Ecotype

Attractive warm season bunchgrass; good for erosion control, landscaping, and roadside beautification; provides food and cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: SORNUT28
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Bronze seedheads.
Habitat: Riverside prairies, moist or dry fields, open woods, roadsides, serpentine barrens; grows best in deep well-drained soils.
Bloom Period: August to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 7.3 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


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: Moderate

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 175,000
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Up to 6 lb
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $16.80/Lb (PLS)

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