Tridens flavus, Fort Indiantown Gap-PA Ecotype
Purpletop, Fort Indiantown Gap-PA Ecotype

A warm season bunchgrass; adds late season color to native landscapes; used for soil stabilization; provides food and cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: TRIFLA09
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Purple spikelets.
Habitat: Meadows, old fields, open woods, roadsides; tolerates low quality roadside and field soils.
Bloom Period: August to September in New England, Mid-Atlantic and upper Midwest states; July to October in southeastern states
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 4.5 – 6.5

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 465,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 20.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy or Fine



Price: $28.60/lb (PLS)

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