Desmodium paniculatum, PA Ecotype
Panicledleaf Ticktrefoil, PA Ecotype
A nitrogen-fixing species; not for use in residential settings as the seeds attach themselves to clothing; the seeds provide food for wildlife; attracts native pollinators.
General Product Information:
Item Number: DESPAN04
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Uplands & Meadows, Wildlife Habitat & Food Plots, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Characteristics: A single-crown flowering legume.
Habitat: Dry woods, fields.
Bloom Period: July to August
Flower Color: Purple
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 6 in
pH: 6.0 – 7.0
Pollinator Value: Low
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
Approximate seeds per lb: 200,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 5.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine