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Stipa hymenoides - Indian Ricegrass, Sand Grass (Seed)

Stipa hymenoides - Indian Ricegrass, Sand Grass (Seed)

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  • Stipa hymenoides - Indian Ricegrass, Sand Grass (Seed)
    • Stipa hymenoides - Indian Ricegrass, Sand Grass (Seed)
    • Stipa hymenoides - Indian Ricegrass, Sand Grass (Seed)

    Stipa hymenoides - Indian Ricegrass, Sand Grass (Seed)

    This attractive cool season bunchgrass is extremely drought, cold and wind tolerant. Deep root system provides excellent erosion control. Combines well with desert perennials.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameStipa hymenoides
    Common NameIndian Ricegrass, Sand Grass
    Plant TypeGrasses/Grass-Like
    Height by Width2ft. x 2ft.
    Flower ColorNone
    Flowering MonthsApril, May, June, July
    Sun ExposureInland-Sun
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Sowing SeasonFall/Winter
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Easy
     
    Sowing Rates
    1 oz62 sq ft
    1/4 lbs248 sq ft
    1/2 lbs496 sq ft
    1 lbs1000 sq ft
    43lbs 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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