Winter Wheat
Plants of the Southwest

Winter Wheat

The grain that made the Midwest our breadbasket. A winter annual that germinates in autumn, overwinters as a seedling & although dormant in the winter provides soil stabilization. Mature height is about 2 ft. Allow plants to go to seed if you want the grain or turn under beforehand if your intent is organic soil improvement. 2 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.



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