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Bouteloua gracilis (38 cells)

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This small North American native grass holds its burgundy-red inflorescense horizontally from its stems. Best in mass plantings or in a container where its interesting habit will not go unnoticed. Also effective at the front of a border or in a rock garden.


  Production Location: Florida
  Tray Size: 38 plants
  Common Name: Blue grama grass
  USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 10
  Mature Height: 24 inches
  Seedhead Color: Red
  Exposure: Full Sun

Cell Size: 38 cell tray. Depth 3". Volume (max. dry) cubic inches: 8.54
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.8-6.2
Soil EC: 1.8-2.2
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 6 - 8 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at low levels of 100 - 150 ppm N
Moisture Level: Allow plants to dry between ample waterings.
Watch for Pest and Disease: Leaf spots, rusts
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Grown primarily for foliage.
Other: None

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