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Sporobolus cryptandrus (Sand Dropseed) whole plant/field shot
Sporobolus cryptandrus (Sand Dropseed) seed

Sporobolus cryptandrus
Sand Dropseed

An early emerging species; provides food and cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: SPOCRY01
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A warm season bunchgrass.
Habitat: Dry sandy soils.
Bloom Period: June to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.2 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 18 in
pH: 6.6 – 8.0

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: High
Salt: Moderate

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 5,600,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 2.0% and not more than 10.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $11.00/lb (PLS)

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