Apocynum cannabinum, PA Ecotype (Indianhemp, PA Ecotype) bloom
Apocynum cannabinum, PA Ecotype (Indianhemp, PA Ecotype) whole plant/field shotApocynum cannabinum, PA Ecotype (Indianhemp, PA Ecotype) seed

Apocynum cannabinum, PA Ecotype
Indianhemp, PA Ecotype

A species that spreads by underground roots; used by Native Americans to make rope; may be allelopathic; the stem fiber is used by songbirds and orioles to build nests; flowers attract butterflies.

General Product Information:

Item Number: APOCAN01
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Woods, old fields, sandy flats, limestone bluffs, open ground.
Bloom Period: May to September
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 4.5 – 7.0
Pollinator Value: Very High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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

Tolerances:

Shade: Moderate
Drought: Moderate
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 500,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.1% and not more than 0.3% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine

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Price: $352.00/lb

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