Sand dropseed exhibits good establishment characteristics on highly disturbed soils, making it a viable option for ecologic restoration projects and commercial right-of-way use. It provides fair forage for livestock and is utilized as a food source by game birds, including quail and Rio Grande turkey.
Fair as livestock forage and food source for wildlife. Good establishment characteristics on disturbed sites.
To place an order, please call us at 1-888-DKSEEDS and our knowledgeable sales representatives can help you.
Planting: Plant in late fall or spring at a rate of 1.5-2 lbs. pure live seed (PLS) per acre at 1/8 to 1/4 inch deep.
Soil: Works well on disturbed sites, especially sand, sandy loam, and clay
Height: Up to 3.25 feet
Type: Warm Season Perennial
Region: Rio Grande Plains, Coastal Sand Plains, Gulf Coast Prairies and Marshes