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Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)

Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)

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  • Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)
    • Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)
    • Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)
    • Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)

    Bouteloua gracilis - Blue Gramma (Seed)

    U.C. Davis Arboretum All-Star! An ornamental grass for perennial borders, meadows, or in containers. It also makes an excellent drought tolerant lawn substitute. Seed heads resemble small flags with an eyelash shape.

    Details

    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameBouteloua gracilis
    Common NameBlue Gramma
    Plant TypeGrasses/Grass-Like
    Height by Width1ft. x 2ft.
    Flower ColorNone
    Flowering MonthsMay, June, July, August, September, October
    Sun ExposureInland-Sun
    Water RequirementModerate
    Soil TypeAny
    Sowing SeasonSpring/Summer
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Moderate
     
    Sowing Rates
    1 oz180 sq ft
    1/4 lbs720 sq ft
    1/2 lbs1400 sq ft
    1 lbs2900 sq ft
    15lbs per acre

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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