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Tridens flavus, Southeastern VA Ecotype (Purpletop, Southeastern VA Ecotype) whole plant/field shot
Tridens flavus, Southeastern VA Ecotype (Purpletop, Southeastern VA Ecotype) seed headTridens flavus, Southeastern VA Ecotype (Purpletop, Southeastern VA Ecotype) seed

Tridens flavus, Southeastern VA Ecotype
Purpletop, Southeastern VA Ecotype

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
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A warm season bunchgrass; purple spikelets.
Habitat: Meadows, old fields, 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

Tolerances:

Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 465,000
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 30.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy or Fine

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Price: $24.00/lb




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