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Danthonia compressa

Common Name(s): Flatstem oat grass; flattened oat grass
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 90
Precipitation: 31 to 55 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -33° (F)
Soil pH: 4.8 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: All soil textures
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Cool season oatgrass grown mostly from Nova Scotia to Georgia. Good drought tolerance.
No diseases found for the ten pathogens searched.
Animal Food - forage


Geographical Origin:
Eastern Canada, Northeastern USA, Southeastern USA
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