Looking to add cover to your property? Native Bedding Mix is a blend of warm season native grasses that provide a great bedding source. These grasses typically grow 6'-8' tall and provide plenty of cover for a variety of wildlife. This blend is also a great option for breaking up food sources and promoting continuous buck movement searching for does in your plots. With maintenance, you can expect these grasses to have a life expectancy of 25 years and beyond!
For best results, make sure the seed site is free of all vegetation and sees full sunlight. When planting large areas, divide with a fire break. Prescribed fire can be done in 1/3 chunks or every 3-4 years to promote plant regrowth and suppress unwanted grass and woody plants.
--10lbs 1 acre 43,560 sq ft/4,840 sq yd
--Planting Date: April-June 15, Fall
--Soil Type: Widely adapted
--Planting Note: Spray 2 qts per acre of glyphosate at first sign of weeds, around 4'' tall. Spray again around 4-6 weeks later, till and plant. Make sure the site is free of any vegetation. Open areas with mostly sunshine are best. If using a hand seeder, add pelletized lime to help broadcast seed. If drilling, you may use oats to help with seeding. Lightly roll or culti-pack after seeding.
Contains: Switchgrass, Big Blue Stem, Little Blue Stem, and Indiangrass