Hycrest II Crested Wheatgrass

 Agropyron cristatum                                                             




Long lived cool season drought tolerant semi rhizomatous grass

Ability to compete with noxious species such as cheatgrass and medusahead

Rangeland reclamation



Adaptation Cool/Warm Season Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Sod or Bunch Native or Introduced Seeds per Pound
Deep, well drained loamy soils Cool 10 1 to 3 Bunch Introduced 175,000