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Catchfly Grass

Catchfly Grass Basics

Grows LikeGraminoid
DurationPerennial
U.S. NativeNative to U.S.
National Wetland Indicator StatusOBL

Catchfly Grass Morphology and Physiology

Active Growth PeriodSpring
AllelopathNo
C:N RatioMedium
Coppice PotentialNo
Fall ConspicuousNo
Flower ColorGreen
Foliage ColorGreen
Foliage TextureFine
Fruit Seed ColorRed
Fruit Seed ConspicuousNo
Growth FormRhizomatous
Growth RateModerate
Height Mature feet2.6
Leaf RetentionNo
LifespanLong
Low Growing GrassNo
Resprout AbilityNo
ErectErect
ToxicityNone

Catchfly Grass Growing Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Fine Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Medium Textured SoilsYes
Anaerobic ToleranceHigh
CaCO3 ToleranceMedium
Cold Stratification RequiredNo
Drought ToleranceLow
Frost Free Days (Minimum)200
pH Minimum5
pH Maximum8
Planting Density per Acre (Minimum)10912
Planting Density per Acre (Maximum)19000
Precipitation Minimum25
Precipitation Maximum60
Root Depth (Minimum inches)10
Salinity ToleranceNone
Shade ToleranceIntolerant
Shade ToleranceIntolerant
Minimum Temperature (F)-33

Catchfly Grass Reproduction

Bloom PeriodFall
Commercial AvailabilityNo Known Source
Fruit Seed AbundanceMedium
Fruit Seed Period BeginsFall
Fruit Seed Period EndsFall
Fruit Seed PersistancesNo
Propagated by Bare RootYes
Propagated by BulbsNo
Propagated by ContainerNo
Propagated by CormsNo
Propagated by CuttingsNo
Propagated by SeedNo
Propagated by SodNo
Propagated by SprigsNo
Propagated by TubersNo
Seed Spread RateSlow
Seedling VigorMedium
Seedling VigorMedium
Small GrainNo
Vegetative Spread RateSlow

Catchfly Grass Edibility and Other Uses

Berry/Nut Seed ProductNo
Christmas Tree ProductNo
Fodder ProductNo
Fuelwood ProductNone
Lumber ProductNo
Naval Store ProductNo
Palatable to a Grazing AnimalHigh
Palatable to a HumanNo
Pulpwood ProductNo
Veneer ProductNo
CategoryMonocot
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Catchfly Grass

Catchfly Grass grows like a Graminoid. Catchfly Grass is an Perennial. Catchfly Grass is Native to U.S.. Catchfly Grass has a National Wetland Indicator Status of: OBL. Spring is when Catchfly Grass is actively growing. Catchfly Grass is not an allelopath. Catchfly Grass has a Medium C:N Ratio. Catchfly Grass has a coppice potential of No. Catchfly Grass is not fall conspicuous. Catchfly Grass has a Green colored flower. Catchfly Grass has Green colored foliage. Catchfly Grass has a Fine foliage texture. Seeds of Catchfly Grass are Red. Seeds of Catchfly Grass are No conspicuous. Catchfly Grass grows as a Rhizomatous. The growth rate of Catchfly Grass is Moderate. The mature height of Catchfly Grass is 2.6 feet. The lifespan of Catchfly Grass is Long. The shape and orientation of Catchfly Grass is Erect. Catchfly Grass is adapted to coarse textured soils. Catchfly Grass is adapted to fine textured soils. Catchfly Grass is adapted to medium textured soils. The anaerobic tolerance of Catchfly Grass is High. The CaCO3 tolerance of Catchfly Grass is Medium. Catchfly Grass does not require cold stratification. The drought tolerance of Catchfly Grass is Low. Catchfly Grass requires a minimum of 200 frost free days per year. The minimum pH of Catchfly Grass is 5. The maximum pH of Catchfly Grass is 8. The minimum planting density per acre of Catchfly Grass is 10912. The maximum planting density per acre of Catchfly Grass is 19000. The minimum Precipitation that Catchfly Grass requires is 25. The maximum Precipitation that Catchfly Grass can handle is 60. The minimum root depth of Catchfly Grass is 10 inches. The salininty tolerance of Catchfly Grass is None. The shade tolerance of Catchfly Grass is Intolerant. The shade tolerance of Catchfly Grass is Intolerant. The minimum temperature that Catchfly Grass requires is -33. The bloom period of Catchfly Grass is Fall. The commerical availability of Catchfly Grass is No Known Source. The fruit seed abundance of Catchfly Grass is Medium. The fruit seed period of Catchfly Grass begins Fall. The fruit seed period of Catchfly Grass ends Fall. The fruit seed persistance of Catchfly Grass is No. Catchfly Grass is propagated by bare roots. Catchfly Grass is propagated by bulbs. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by container. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by corms. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by cuttings. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by seed. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by sod. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by sprig. Catchfly Grass is not propagated by tubers. Catchfly Grass has a Slow seed spread rate. Catchfly Grass has a Medium seedling vigor. Catchfly Grass has a Medium seedling vigor. Catchfly Grass does not have a small grain. Catchfly Grass has a Slow vegatative spread rate. Catchfly Grass does not have a berry/nut seed product. Catchfly Grass is not viable as a Christmas Tree. Catchfly Grass does not make a good fodder product. Catchfly Grass does not make a good fuel wood product. Catchfly Grass does not make a good lumber product. Catchfly Grass does not make a naval store product. Catchfly Grass is not palatable to grazing animals. Catchfly Grass is not palatable to humans. Catchfly Grass does not make a pulpwood product. Catchfly Grass does not make a veneer product. Catchfly Grass is of the category, Monocot.
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