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Melica californica - California Melic (Seed)

Melica californica - California Melic (Seed)

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  • Melica californica - California Melic (Seed)

    Melica californica - California Melic (Seed)

    A finely textured clumping bunchgrass with bright green foliage in winter and spring. Will tolerate full sun but performs best in light shade. Recommended for dry shade gardens.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameMelica californica
    Common NameCalifornia Melic
    Plant TypeGrasses/Grass-Like
    Height by Width2ft. x 2ft.
    Flower ColorNone
    Flowering MonthsApril, May
    Sun ExposureInland-Part Sun
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Sowing SeasonFall/Winter
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Easy
     
    Sowing Rates
    1 oz--

    * 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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