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Alkali Sacaton (Sporobolus airoides)

A tough perennial, warm season, native growing in large bunches 24″ to 42″ tall. It grows on dry to moist sites with sand or gravelly soil. This species is used for good forage or grazing grass in lowland and in alkali regions. Alkali Sacaton’s abundant herbage is eaten by cattle, sheep, and horses. It ranges from South Dakota to Washington, south to Missouri, Kansas, Texas, and Mexico.

Alkaligrass (Puccinellia sp.)

A perennial, cool season, native bunchgrass standing 12 to 18” tall. It grows on a wide range of soils and can tolerate high amounts of salinity. This species is an excellent choice in reclamation, roadside stabilization or on saline sites requiring turf. Alkaligrass ranges from New Mexico to Canada and throughout the west.

Varieties:
Fults II

 

 

Alpine Bluegrass (Poa alpina)

A perennial, cold tolerant, native bunchgrass that grows 8 to 24” tall. Grows well in cooler alpine, subalpine zones and mountain meadows. Prefers open sites and well-drained soils. Utilized for erosion control, reclamation and restoration. Occurs in Colorado, Utah, Washington and Oregon.

Arizona Cottontop (Digitaria californica)

A perennial, warm season, native bunchgrass that grows 12 to 24” tall. It is a green to bluish-green in color and has adapted to a variety of soils from clay loam to sandy loam as well as loose gravelly soils. Primarily used for in revegetation of eroded rangelands, retired croplands, and to provide forage for wildlife and livestock. Common in the Southwest, from southern Colorado to Texas, Arizona, and northern Mexico.

Arizona Fescue (Festuca arizonica)

A long-lived, perennial, cool season native grass that is densely tufted and bunching,  growing 12 to 36” tall. Found on shallow clay loam to loam and sandy to gravely soils. A heavy root system is an excellent soil binder. Suited for revegetating and stabilizing disturbed soils, road, ski slopes and construction in the mountains. Moderately palatable, can be used for forage and range land restoration. Native to the ponderosa pine zone from Colorado to south to west Texas, Mexico and Nevada.

Beardless Bluebunch Wheatgrass (Pseudoroegneria spicata ssp. inermis)

Beadless Bluebunch wheatgrass is a perennial, cool season, native, erect bunchgrass, 12 to 30” tall, often with short rhizomes. It has a wide spectrum of adaptations. It is found on all aspects on mountain slopes, benches, basins, or alluvial fans, and in valley bottoms. Adapted to a wide variety of soils, but is found mostly in well- drained, medium to coarse textures soils which vary in depth from shallow to very deep.

Beardless Wildrye (Leymus triticoides)

Beardless Wildrye is a perennial, cool season, native sod-forming grass. It is typically at least 20” tall with strong rhizomes. This grass grows on mostly heavy soils in riparian areas, bottomlands, valleys, foothills, mountain flats and meadows from coastal marshes to high elevations. Beardless Wildrye is used for soil stabilization on channel, stream and river slopes and restoration of roadside, riparian and rangeland areas. It is also a good source of forage.

El Paso County Seed Mix

A native seed mix developed for elevations of 3,000 to 8,000 feet to provide natural cover under dryland conditions. Contains both cool and warm season grasses adapted to the Western Great Plains and Southwest region. Has excellent cold and drought tolerance. Good for soil stabilization on poor soils and reclamation. Designed with the areas in and surrounding El Paso County Colorado.

Characteristics:

  • Grows 10-36 inches tall

Seeding Rate:

  • Drilled: 15-20 lbs./acre
  • Broadcast: 30-40 lbs./acre

Foothills Mix

A mixture developed for elevations of 3,000 to 8,000 feet to provide natural cover under dryland conditions. Contains both cool and warm season grasses adapted to the Western Great Plains and Southwest region. Has excellent cold and drought tolerance. Good for soil stabilization on poor soils.

Low Grow Mix

A mixture of perennial, cool season, drought tolerant, grass seeds suitable for areas where mowing is difficult or not desirable. It grows an average of 8-12 inches a year with normal rain fall in the Intermountain region and the Desert Southwest, grows up to 10,000 ft. This mix is a great soil stabilizer and it is very compatible with our wildflower mixes. For new seeding, broadcast at 20-25Lbs./acre or drilled at 15-20Lbs. /acre. For over-seeding, broadcast at 10-15Lbs./acre or drilled at 5-10Lbs./acre.

Mountain Seed Mix

A seed mixture of grasses adapted to higher elevations. A very good mix for mountain pasture and meadows as well as soil stabilization for ski slopes and construction sites.

Characteristics: 

  • Grows 30-48 inches at full potential 
  • Great forage and hay producer

Seeding Rate:

  • New Seeding
    • Broadcast: 20-25 lbs./acre
    • Drilled: 15-20 lbs./acre
  • Overseeding
    • Broadcast: 10-15 lbs/acre
    • Drilled: 5-10 lbs./acre

Multi-Color High Altitude Mix

A mixture of low growing cool season grasses and native wildflowers. This mix is excellent from 5,000 to 9,000 feet in elevation. Wildflowers will bloom in late spring through summer and into the fall.

Characteristics:

  • Grasses Grow 8-12 inches tall.
  • Requires little to no maintenance
  • Grows well in elevations up to 10,000 feet

Seeding Rate:

  • New Seeding:
    • Dryland: 20-25 lbs./acre
    • Irrigated: 40 lbs./acre
  • Over-seeding:
    • Dryland: 10-15 lbs./acre
    • Irrigated: 20 lbs./acre

Native Wonder Seed Mix

A mixture of warm season grasses featuring Bowie Turf-Type Buffalograss and Blue Grama. Native to the Great Plains, these grasses are ideal for those desiring a true native lawn with that “back to nature” look. Very heat and drought tolerant.

Characteristics:
Grows 10-20 inches tall if unmown. Requires little to no maintenance. Persists in elevations up to 6,800 ft.

Seeding Rate:
For New Seeding
3-4 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft. or up to
10 lbs. 1000 sq. ft.
For Over-seeding
1-2 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.

Rocky Mountain Native Seed Mix

This native seed mixture was developed for the Rocky Mountain region. It consists of native grasses that include both cool and warm season species. Provides great cold and drought tolerance for the extremes of the region.

Characteristics:

Grows 25-36 inches with average rainfall.  Great for holding mountain soils. 

Seeding Rate:

New Seeding:

  • Broadcast: 20-25 lbs/acre
  • Drilled: 15-20 lbs/acre

Overseeding:

  • Broadcast: 10-15 lbs/acre
  • Drilled: 5-10 lbs/acre