Helping restore the native landscape for over 50 years
Founded by Calvin Ernst in 1964, Ernst Conservation Seeds is the largest native seed producer and supplier in the eastern United States.
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Small, bunch-type cereal grain for human and animal consumption; companion cover crop with a spring or fall seeding; matures quickly in hot weather and killed by freezing winter weather.
Use this formula with grain oats as a cover crop in the spring and summer (until September 1st). Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not.
Andropogon gerardii, 'Pawnee'
Andropogon virginicus, MO Ecotype
Acorus americanus, Midwestern U.S. Ecotype
Agrostis perennans, Albany Pine Bush-NY Ecotype