Big Bluestem is an important native warm season plains grass that normally grows 3-8′ high. It is recognized for its rapid growth, especially in mid-to-late summer. It is highly palatable with high protein value and produces excellent hay as well as soil erosion control. Its root system can extend up to 12′. It is winter hardy and suited to almost all soil types.
Var.: Bison, Bonilla, Champ, Kaw, Pawnee
Pricing is for Kaw variety, call for pricing or availability.
Small Areas: 2-3 lbs. per 1000 sq. ft.
Larger Areas: 15-20 lbs. per acre drilled, 20-30 lbs. per acre broadcast
Seed in the Spring when the soil temperature is 60 to 70 degrees