Sorghastrum nutans, NY4 Ecotype (Indiangrass, NY4 Ecotype) whole plant/field shot
Sorghastrum nutans, NY4 Ecotype (Indiangrass, NY4 Ecotype) bloomSorghastrum nutans, NY4 Ecotype (Indiangrass, NY4 Ecotype) seed

Sorghastrum nutans, NY4 Ecotype
Indiangrass, NY4 Ecotype

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: A decorative warm season bunchgrass; attractive 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


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



Price: $13.20/lb (PLS)

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