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Dactylis glomerata, 'Tekapo'
Orchardgrass, ‘Tekapo’

Cool season bunchgrass with a dense root system; provides excellent livestock forage; tolerates intense grazing.

General Product Information:

Item Number: DACGLO06
Species Type: Naturalized
Product Categories:
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Very low crown; dense prostrate growth habit.
Habitat: Grazing pastures, open fields, roadsides with well-drained medium-textured soils.
Bloom Period: May
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.1
pH: 0.0 – 6.0

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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


Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 427,000
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $4.50/Lb

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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