A rhizomatous, sod-forming species; produces quick cover on road banks and diversion ditches for erosion control; adapts well to pipeline restoration; provides food for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: AGRALB01
Species Type: Naturalized
Erosion Control & Revegetation, Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Stormwater Management
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Reddish inflorescence; fine stems; tall narrow leaves.
Habitat: Coastal marshes, roadsides, open ground; establishes well in moist soils.
Bloom Period: June to August
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 4.5 – 8.0
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 4,851,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 5.0% and not more than 25.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine