Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium At home on the range or in your yard, this beautiful blue-green bunch grass turns red-bronze after frost with fluffy, silver-white seeds. Reaches 2-3 ft at maturity with the seedhead adding another 1-2 ft in height. A foundation prairie species from Mexico to Canada. Provides excellent nesting cover for birds, and larval food source for butterflies. Local Texas Harvests, see page 57 Rangeland Seeding Rate 8 lbs / acre Height 2-3 feet Lawn & Garden Seeding 1 lb / 500 sf Item #2014 Prairie Wildrye Elymus canadensis Grows abundantly on moist open prairie sites, but is also found in shaded areas. This cool season grass begins its growth in the fall and grows slowly through the winter, maturing in late spring to early summer. Mixes with many warm-season native grasses. Seedlings are vigorous and produce ground cover rapidly. Larval food source for butterflies, and the grain from seed is an important food for wildlife. Live roots available on p. 88 Rangeland Seeding Rate 10 lbs / acre Height 2-4 feet w/seedhead Lawn & Garden Seeding 1 lb / 650 sf Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w b l Dry-Moist D-Pak $9 1-9 lbs $26.50 / lb 10-49 lbs $26.25 / lb 50+ lbs $26 / lb Item #2015 Purple Three-Awn Aristida purpurea A short native grass with attractive purple-tinted awns that can be seen after periods of rainfall during the growing season. Awns, delicate and hair-like, are found on many grass species, but not usually so over-the-top as in this grass. Once the seeds of Purple Three-Awn are placed in a bag, they become one-pound tangles. Pull ‘em apart when you’re ready to plant, and broadcast into wild drifts. Also featured in our Midway Mix, p. 52 Rangeland Seeding Rate 4 lbs / acre Height 10-20 inches Lawn & Garden Seeding Rate 1 lb / 1,400 sf Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X Dry-Medium D-Pak $9 $59.95 / lb Item #2043 Plains Bristlegrass Setaria vulpiseta A hardy perennial native bunch grass found from S. Texas and Mexico to Arizona and Colorado. Excellent food source for wildlife and livestock, and grows easily in even the toughest conditions. Good drought tolerance, and a high-quality grass for southern and western prairie restoration, or for revegetating disturbed areas around stock tanks, roadsides, and newly cleared land. Rangeland Seeding Rate 6 lbs / acre Height 2-3 feet Lawn & Garden Seeding 1 lb / 950 sf Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w b Dry-Moist D-Pak $9 $22 / lb 78 Native American Seed • 325 446 3600 Soil Type Sunlight Soil Moisture Sand Loam Clay Caliche Full Partial Dappled Shade > > > > X w Dry-Moist Dpak $10 / 50 sq ft 1-9 lbs $15.95 / lb 10-49 lbs $15.70 / lb 50+ lbs $15.45 / lb Item #2003