Forestburg Switchgrass is a perennial native grass that grows 3-5 feet tall. It is a sod-forming grass that once dominated the tall grass prairies of the United States. It provides excellent nesting and winter cover for pheasants and other birds. It can be seeded singly or in mixtures for warm season forage production or as a wildlife habitat planting. Forestburg grows best on light or medium textured soils and can tolerate slightly saline or alkaline soils better than other switchgrass varieties. Forestburg is also known for is superior winter hardiness and seed production.
For more information on switchgrass and the best establishment practices, see our article “How to Establish and Maintain a Switchgrass Stand”.
Disclaimer: If you are looking to use this seed in an official CRP (or other) application, please contact us to ensure that all the requirements will be met before ordering.
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-50 To -23 C
-23 To -6 C
-6 To 21 C
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