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Orchard Grass

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$44.99
Bloom Season
Not Available,
Color
Green,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Categories
Native Grasses
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds and Water Gardens,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds and Water Gardens,
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Reviews (4)

  • 5
    Orchard Grass

    Posted by Peter Whittendale on Aug 27 , 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Orchard Grass

    Posted by Bobbie Rosen on Aug 22 , 2019

    this stuff is amazing

  • 5
    Orchard Grass

    Posted by Sabrina Crabtree on Aug 22 , 2019

    this looks great around the old bridge

  • 4
    Aplus

    Posted by Isaac on May 09 , 2016

    shipping, customer service, the plant - all A+++++ in my book

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Orchard Grass - Dactylis glomerata is a Cold Climate Perennial Grass

Orchard Grass - Dactylis glomerata is also sometimes called cock's foot or cat's grass. This perennial does best in cold weather climates and is often found in meadows, pastures and along the roadside. It is commonly used as hay for livestock. Orchard Grass naturally grows in Asia, Northern Africa and parts of Europe but it has been introduced to North America, New Zealand and Australia. This is a grass that is comprised of a flat stem base, and it flowers from June to September.
When you see orchard grass, it reminds you or large pasture grazing areas for beautiful animals like deer, horses, and cattle. This grass is perfect for grazing because it can withstand the trampling of large animals. It is also rich in nutrients which make for a healthy animal diet. This durable grass can face as a pasture grass for years.

Orchard Grass can Withstand Shade and Drought 

It multiplies in cold seasons and can withstand shade and droughts. If you are a farmer or have a large lot of land with animals, then it should be on your plot. The long, durable grass is a staple for anyone looking to round out their plot of land with a proven, tried and real grass to feed grazing animals or provide extra shade and privacy where it's needed. The green grass blooms with a light purple top and blooms in early summer.

This grass originated in Europe and would be found in the ancient lands of many of the people who first emigrated to America. This durable grass would have been in the farms that fed the European people centuries ago. This grass began to appear in North America in the late 18th century. The familiarity of this grass will remind you and your family of ancestral lands of hundreds ago. Orchard grass gives a very natural look to any area. It will grow well in various soil conditions. It will also attract birds for the nature lovers. Please contact our TN Nursery staff if you have any questions about this grass.

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