Use Big Bluestem for conservation areas, hiding unsightly objects in landscapes, establish habitats for wildlife or just enjoy the talll waving beauty of Big Bluestem.
Varieties commonly available: Bonanza, Kaw, Bison, Roundtree, Pawnee and native.
Monoculture: 5-8 PLS LBS Per Acre
Within a Mixture: 5-25% of Mix
Seeding Dates: April 15 to June 30 Dormant Seed: Late Nov. to February
Seeding Depth: 1/4 to 3/4 inch
Mature Height: 6-8 feet
Cultural Preferences: Perennial _ Warm Season _ Short Rhizomes _ Wet to Mesic Soils _ Full Sun
Germinations Times: 14-21 Days
Seeds Per Pound: 145,000
Sold As: PLS
PRICED PER PLS POUND*
*PLS stands for Pure Live Seed. PLS is calculated by multiplying purity x germination percentages. This basically factors out the non-viable seed, chaff and dirt with-in the seed. 5 PLS pounds may end up being 6.5 bulk pounds of seed. So you are buying viable seed, not junk.