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Slender Wheatgrass

Characteristics

Variety

Adanac

Use

Hay & Pasture

Root Habit

Bunch-grass

Plant Type

Elongating

Preferred Growing Conditions

Adapted to a wide range of soils; prefers well drained loamy soils

Production Period

Mid Spring – Summer

Key Features

  • Saline tolerant
  • Spring flood tolerant

Limitations

  • Short-lived perennial

Approx. Seeds/lb

135,000

Seeding Rate lb/acre

10 - 14

Environmental Tolerances

Winter Hardiness

Good

Drought Tolerance

Moderate

Flooding Tolerance

Moderate

Optimum PH

6.6 - 8.4

Acidity Tolerance

Low to Moderate

Alkalinity Tolerance

Moderate to High

Salinity Tolerance

High