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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.

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Silver TipOrnamental Grass Seed

1593

Product ID: 1593

Largest seed heads in trial.

Green to white glumes and awns. 4" heads (not counting the awns). Vigorous wheat/rye cross. Ht. 24-36". Avg. 500 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1593Packet  $3.95 
15931/4 Pound  $15.60 
15931 Pound  $42.85 
Backordered until 10/29/15
15935 Pounds  $191.20 
Backordered until 10/29/15

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   60-75

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

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Ideal for Drying and Crafts   Use for Cut Flowers and Bouquets  

Shipping Information & Notes

SHIPPING NOTE: Orders to Canada require phytosanitary inspection. The cost for this inspection starts at $125.00 USD.

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.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.

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

PLANT HEIGHT: 24-36".

PLANT SPACING: 1-2".

HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.

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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