Andropogon glomeratus var. glaucopsis, FL Ecotype
Purple Bluestem, FL Ecotype
Emerges quickly in disturbed pine-palmetto flatwoods; chalky purple appearance.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ANDGLO04
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A small bunchgrass; typically purplish-red between nodes; numerous fluffy seeds.
Habitat: Wet to dry flatwoods, sandhills, scrubs, ditches, coastal sand.
Bloom Period: February to September
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: NO
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Seeding Rate: Expect to apply about 10 lb per acre. 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