Switchgrass, 'Independence', Panicum virgatum, 'Independence' seed
Panicum virgatum, 'Independence'

Switchgrass, ‘Independence’

Item Number: PANVIR49

Improved cultivar from 'Kanlow' with increased winter survivability and biomass yield. Looks similar to and has retained basic morphology of 'Kanlow'. Fast establishing with vigorous seedling growth; maximum production can be achieved in the second year after establishment depending on planting year stand density; 5-6 tons per acre biomass yield potential. Good substitute for 'Kanlow'.

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  • Northcentral & Northeast:
  • Midwest
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont:
  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain
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  • Approximate seeds per lb:
    259,000

$16.80/lb

Description

Improved cultivar from ‘Kanlow’ with increased winter survivability and biomass yield. Looks similar to and has retained basic morphology of ‘Kanlow’. Fast establishing with vigorous seedling growth; maximum production can be achieved in the second year after establishment depending on planting year stand density; 5-6 tons per acre biomass yield potential. Good substitute for ‘Kanlow’.

Additional information

BloomPeriodSrchTrm

Summer

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FoliageColor

Blue-green

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LifeCycle

Perennial

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