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Kentucky Blue-grass , Kentucky Bluegrass Poa pratensis

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Botanical Name:

Poa pratensis

Family:

Poaceae

Genus:

Poa

Species:

pratensis

Common Name:

Kentucky Blue-grass , Kentucky Bluegrass

Seeds Per Pound:
957,940
Quantity:
15.29 lb
Avg Count Packet:
1882
Germination:
90%
Germination Test Type:
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Purity:
99%
Height:
1-2 feet
Collection Locale:
Oregon
Crop Year:
2014
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
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In Stock: 15.29 lb
Prices
Poa pratensis
  • POA pratensis

     Kentucky Blue
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
$1.95
10 g
$4.50
1 oz
$5.00
1 lb
$12.50
1 kg
$20.00
10 lb
$78.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: Broadcast, drill or hydroseed on prepared seed bed. Is fast growing.
In a Nutshell:
* Poa pratensis forms a valuable pasture plant, characteristic of well-drained, fertile soil. It is also used for making lawns in parks and gardens. Poa is Greek for fodder .The name Kentucky Bluegrass derives from its flower heads, which are blue when the plant is allowed to grow to its natural height of two to three feet. The rootstock is creeping, with runners. The broad, blunt leaves tend to spread at the base, forming close mats. Poa pratensis is a herbaceous perennial plant 30–70 centimetres (12–28 in) tall. The leaves have boat-shaped tips, narrowly-linear, up to 20 centimetres (8 in) long and 3–5 millimetres (0.12–0.20 in) broad, smooth or slightly roughened, with a rounded to truncate ligule 1–2 millimetres (0.039–0.079 in) long. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov