Panicum dichotomiflorum, PA Ecotype
Smooth Panicgrass, PA Ecotype
Used as a cover crop for wetland establishment; readily reseeds itself; the plants and seeds provide food for ducks, deer, rabbits and muskrats.
General Product Information:
Item Number: PANDIC01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Stormwater Management, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Annual
Characteristics: A warm season bunchgrass.
Habitat: Moist soils, open woods, meadows.
Bloom Period: July to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 6 in
pH: 4.8 – 7.0
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: 392,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 15.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine