BUCHLOE dactyloides

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BUCHLOE dactyloides

Buffalo Grass
Select Item No. ZA063


One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Poaceae
Origin: North Amerika, Canada to Mexico: prairie, grasland, open woodlands.
Special Features: Lawn-forming, perennial and very vigorous groundcover.
Basic Colour: (none)
Flower: inconspicuous
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z9
Foliage: greyish green
Growth Habit: stoloniferous
Height with Flowers: 20 cm
Spacing between Plants: 10 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / moist / average / undemanding
Characteristics: beneficial plant
Grams per 1000 seeds: 14.28571 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
30 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(16) See 15 with the exception of germination being slower and more irregular. This poses no problems.

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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