Bromus biebersteinii, 'Fleet'
Meadow Brome, ‘Fleet’
Highly palatable to all classes of livestock and wildlife. Can be used in grass-legume mixes in upland wildlife conservation plantings.
General Product Information:
Item Number: BROBIE01
Species Type: Naturalized
Forage & Pasture Sites
Characteristics: A bunchgrass.
Habitat: Performs best on moderately deep to deep, fertile, well-drained soils but also performs fairly well on shallower soils. Preferred soil textures range from coarse gravelly to medium textured.
Bloom Period: Late spring
Flower Color: Highly palatable to all classes of livestock and wildlife. Can be used in grass-legume mixes for nesting, brood rearing, escape, and winter cover in upland wildlife conservation plantings and field borders.
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 5.7 – 8.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 86,875