Tridens flavus, Southeastern VA Ecotype
Purpletop, Southeastern VA Ecotype
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: TRIFLA02
Species Type: Native
Erosion Control & Revegetation, Grasses & Grass-like Species, Uplands & Meadows, Wildlife Habitat & Food Plots
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Purple spikelets.
Habitat: Meadows, old fields, open woods, roadsides; tolerates low quality roadside and field soils.
Bloom Period: July to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 4.5 – 6.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: UPL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 465,000
Seeding Rate: Up to 3 lb
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy or Fine