An aggressive grass; the root system provides erosion control on streambanks; a source of cover for waterfowl, songbirds and small mammals.
General Product Information:
Item Number: SPAPEC01
Species Type: Native
Biomass, Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Stormwater Management, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A rhizomatous, sod-forming warm season species.
Habitat: Sandy shores, alluvial flats.
Bloom Period: July to August
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 6.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 18 in
pH: 6.0 – 8.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 639,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 25.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy