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Melica imperfecta

Common Name(s): California melic
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 340
Precipitation: 10 to 16 (in.)
Winter Minimum: 27° (F)
Soil pH: 6 to 7.8
Soil Texture/Type: Medium to coarse textures
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity: Full sun
High drought and fire tolerances. Low salinity tolerance. Low moisture and fertility needs.
Powdery Mildew, Rust
Animal Food - forage


Geographical Origin:
Northern Mexico, Southwestern USA
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