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Krascheninnikovia lanata
Synonyms: Ceratoides lanata; Eurotia lanata

Common Name(s): Winterfat
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 150
Precipitation: 8 to 16 (in.)
Winter Minimum: -33° (F)
Soil pH: 6.6 to 8.5
Soil Texture/Type: Medium fine; calcareous soils
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Intermediate
Grown in Western US. Very hardy, but young plants much more easily damaged. High drought, & good salt tolerance.
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Animal Food - forage


Geographical Origin:
North America
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