Critana Thickspike Wheatgrass

 Elymus lanceolatus                                                                                            

 

 

 

Perennial cool season long lived native rhizomatous wheatgrass

Quick to establish in contrast to most native grasses

Forms a dense sod

Erosion control, mine reclamation, roadside stabilization, recreation areas

Good grazing characteristics

 

 

 

 

Adaptation Cool/Warm Season Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Sod or Bunch Native or Introduced Seeds per Pound
Moderate shallow to deep, mod. coarse to fine Cool 8 1 to 2 Sod Native 154,000