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Ideal for Drying and Crafts

Ideal for Drying and Crafts

Variety is excellent for creating dried Flowers.

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets

Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets

Good variety to choose for fresh cut Flowers displays.

Black Tip Wheat

Black Tip WheatOrnamental Grass Seed


Product ID: 1595

Easy-to-grow grass with a unique look.

Very fancy white glumes (kernels) offset by long black awns. Easy textural element for fresh and dried bouquets. Also known as durum wheat. Ht. 24-36". Avg. 530 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1595Packet  $3.95 
15951/4 Pound  $15.90 
15951 Pound  $43.70 
15955 Pounds  $195.00 
159525 Pounds  $885.00 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   75-80

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Ideal for Drying and Crafts   Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets  

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This product cannot be shipped to Canada

Growing Information

Grasses, Ornamental

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 5-10 days at 60-70°F (16-21°C).

SOWING: Direct seed (recommended): Sow about 4 weeks before the last frost date. Sow seeds 1/4" deep, 1-2" apart. Large-scale plantings may be broadcast sown or drilled with a grain drill.


SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Dry, well-drained, average soil. Drought tolerant, but will not do well in clay soil.



HARVEST: Fresh or dried: When seed heads have matured but are still green. For varieties with dark awns, wait to cut until the awns begin to darken. Hang to dry.

USES: Excellent cut or dried flower. Midborder in naturalistic or mixed grass plantings.

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