Sporobolus airoides
Sporobolus airoides
Sporobolus airoides
Plants of the Southwest

Sporobolus airoides

Alkali Sacaton

Attractive reclamation grass or ornamental, Alkali Sacaton has light, airy seed heads borne well above the bluish foliage. A bunchgrass 2-5 ft. tall. Easy to establish. Stabilizes blowing sand. Seeding rate: 1/4 lb. per 1,000 sq. ft. Reclamation: 6 lbs. per acre. Zones 4-7.

    Zones, Sun & Water Needs: 4567


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