Alopecurus geniculatus* (Water foxtail)

area of adaptation

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Poaceae

Duration: Perennial, long lived

Growth Habit: Graminoid

Native Status: Introduced

Season: Cool season

Growth Form: Rhizomatous

Mature Height: 36 in.

Annual Precipitation: 18-70 in.

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Shade Tolerance: Intolerant

Elevation: 5000-9000 ft

Wetland Indicator Status: OBL

Fire Resistance: No

Fire Tolerance: High

SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: No

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: Yes

Salinity Tolerance: High

CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium

pH Range: 5.5-8.4


SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 786,000

Seeding Rate: 3-4 PLS lbs/acre

Season:

Days to Germination:


VARIETIES

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