Winterfat

 Krascheninnikovia lanata                                                           

 

 

 

Perennial spreading long lived half shrub

Good winter browse for live stock and wildlife, great soil stabilizer for erosion control, reclamation

High protein content in winter

 

 

 

 

Adaptation Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Native or Introduced Flower Color Seeds per Pound
Wide range of soils, can tolerate low fertility and disturbed sites 8 .5-4 Native White 200,000