Eastern Gamma Grass - Tripsacum dactyloides

Species: Tripsacum dactyloides
Common names: Eastern Gamma Grass

Plant Properties

Growth Period: Perennial
Plant Form: Grass
Foliage: evergreen
Flower color(s): brown

Plant Requirements

Water requirements: high
Light requirements: part shade

Soil moisture requirements: moist
Soil content requirements: Sand Loam Clay Caliche
Drainage requirements: moderate to good
Calcium carbonate (CaC03) tolerance: low
Drought tolerance: high
For photos and cultivation information, visit: http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=TRDA3


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