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Sorghastrum nutans - Indiangrass

Price: $ 3.95
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The silky-soft, golden bronze seedheads of Indiangrass lend beauty and drama to the autumn landscape. Reaching five to seven feet tall, it makes a strong late season statement. The second most important tallgrass next to Big Bluestem, Indiangrass grows rapidly and often matures in the second year after seeding. Sorghastrum nutans grows in all well-drained soils.

Colour: Green/Bronze
Blooms: Mid-Summer to Fall
Light: Full Sun
Height: 4' - 7'
Soil: Sand to Clay
Water: Dry to Medium

All Wildflower Farm seeds are hardy through growing zone 3, organic and non-GMO.

Approx. 70 seeds per pack - 2,115 seeds per 5 grams 

Seeding Rate: 12 Lb.s per acre (5.5 KG per hectare) or 125 Grams per 1,000 sq. ft.

Attracts Butterflies & Attracts Songbirds!!   Claybuster!
Makes Great Cut Flowers!


Indoors: No pre-treatment necessary other than cold, dry storage. Start at least 4 weeks before outdoor night temperatures are reliably in the 10 C (50 F) range. Plant seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep in pots. Keep moist but not soggy and very warm (21 C - 70 F). When seedlings are 5 cm (2 in.) tall, transplant into the garden spaced 30 cm (1 ft.) apart.

Outdoors: Sow seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep outdoors in either late fall or early spring.


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