Orchard Grass

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What we ship: Click here to see what your bare root plants and trees will look like upon arrival. They will come up and bloom like product images shown.

Bloom Season
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
3, 4, 5, 6, 7,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7,
Year Round
Full Sun,
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds & Water Gardens,
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds & Water Gardens,

Reviews (4)

  • 5
    Orchard Grass

    Posted by Peter Whittendale on 27th Aug 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Orchard Grass

    Posted by Bobbie Rosen on 22nd Aug 2019

    this stuff is amazing

  • 5
    Orchard Grass

    Posted by Sabrina Crabtree on 22nd Aug 2019

    this looks great around the old bridge

  • 4

    Posted by Isaac on 9th May 2016

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

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round


Orchard Grass - Dactylis glomerata For Sale Affordable, Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

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.

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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.

Purple Prairie Grass 

The Dalea purpurea grass usually referred to as the Purple Prairie Clover Grass, is technically classified as an herb and is a member of the Fabaceae family. As a perennial herbaceous grass, the Purple Prairie Clover Grass grows in both Canada and the United States with the best-growing conditions found in the United States Department of Agriculture Plant Hardiness Zones 3 – 8. 


 The Purple Prairie Clover reaches a maximum height of 36 inches with an average height between 1 foot and 2 feet tall and reaches a maximum spread of 18 inches wide. This herb grass was starting blooming in early June, and the bloom season lasts until the following weeks of August. The Purple Prairie Clover is best grown in direct sunlight, and the plant is extremely robust and resilient when places in dry conditions. 


 When grown in the proper environment, the Purple Prairie Clover is self-seeding. Flowers of this plant are typically small and conical shaped with a bright purple color. The tapered tips of the flowers grow up to 2 inches in length and sprout from the top of slender stems throughout the summer months. 


 Due to its ability to tolerate a wide range of environmental conditions, the Purple Prairie Clover Grass is most frequently planted in wildflower gardens, meadows, natural prairies, and among collections of rocks.

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