Species Name: Stipa pulchra
Common Name: Purple Needlegrass
A Southern California native bunchgrass that is both showy (purple seed heads) and tough with deep roots. Recommended for dry, hot areas and clay soils. The official state grass of California.
Approximate sowing rates as follows:
- Ounce: 270 sq. ft.
- 1/4 Pound: 1080 sq. ft.
- 1/2 Pound: 2150 sq. ft.
- 1 Pound: 4365 sq. ft.