Canada Wildrye, Grain Seed

Canada Wildrye, Grain Seed

The Canada Wildrye is a cool-season bunchgrass grain variety that can be found throughout Canada and the U.S. except in the southeastern states. It is typically found in prairies, open woods, fields and disturbed sites. This grain tends to be short-lived but provides quick stabilization for erosion control seedings, and it makes a good, early successional component of prairie mixtures. The Canada Wildrye provides quality forage for livestock and wildlife.
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Key Attributes

Sun
Sun: Full Sun
Days To Maturity (# Days)
Days To Maturity (# Days): 75
Botanical Name
Botanical Name: Elymus canadensis

Product Details

Weight

.08

Sub Type

Rye

Botanical Name

Elymus canadensis

Seed Type

Seed

Seeds Per Gram

251

Seeds Per Pound

114,000

Best Time To Sow

March-October

Sow Depth

1/4"

Broadcast Rate Per Acre

6-12 lbs.

Seeds Per Ounce

7,125

Breed

Open-pollinated

Sun

Full Sun

Life Cycle

Annual

Categories

Cover Crop

Days To Maturity (# Days)

75

Seeds Per Acre

9 lbs

Components

Growing Instructions

Shipping Schedule

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