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Benifits

● Widely adapted
● Good  drought tolerance
● Requires Less fertility than introduced grasses
● Provides good nesting and cover sites for game birds


Disadvantages

● Grazing management is required to maintain vigor and longevity of stand.
● Palatability declines as forage matures.
●Low Forage Production.

Plant Growth Characteristics:

Life Cycle:
Perennial
Season of Use:
Spring - Early Fall
Native/Introduced:
Native
Growth Habit:
Bunch Grass
Plant Height:
24-36 Inches
Seedling Vigor:
Fair-Good
Method of Reproduction:
Seed
Reseeding Traits:
Fair-Good
Recovery after Clipping:
Fair-Good

Plant Use:

Grazing:
   Contiuous Grazing:
Fair
   Rotational Grazing:
Good
  Hay:
Fair-Good
Livestock:
    Cattle:
Fair-Good
     Horses:
Fair
     Sheep/Goats:
Good
Wildlife:
    Deer:
Poor
    Quail:
Fair
    Dove:
Poor
    Turkey:
Poor