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Wild Oats

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Bloom Season
Not Available,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Native Grasses
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Sun And Shade,
Height At Maturity
Under 10 Feet
Year Round
Ponds and Water Gardens,
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Reviews (4)

  • 5
    Wild Oats

    Posted by Jeri Moters on Aug 27 , 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Wild Oats

    Posted by Sarah Hunt on Aug 22 , 2019

    i just love these

  • 5
    Wild Oats

    Posted by Wanda Petersons on Aug 22 , 2019

    This is great growing around the barn.

  • 4
    Open field beauty

    Posted by Jacob on Feb 20 , 2016

    We had a large open field that needed something so we added these and they are amazing!

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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


Wild Oats is an Ornamental Grass 

Wild Oats is a straightforward outdoor garden plant to grow. Just plant them in your yard or containers and watch them grow! They will also attract wild birds to your garden as their seeds provide a source of food. The wild oat blooms in the summertime. Usually, they bloom beginning in July but can bloom earlier or later depending on your climate. A native oat plant can thrive for up to six weeks. The color of the flowers is greenish, and their shape is a spikelet. A spike-let is a small flower that will appear off of the stems of the wild oat plant. Wild oats are an excellent addition to any garden because they are so easy to grow.

Wild Oats is especially useful as an ornamental grass and make for a great emphasis plant for a garden

Their blue-green foliage also gives an exciting tint of color to gardens and backyards. The wild oat plant does not multiply but can propagate on its own. After it flowers, it will produce seeds that can germinate and grow into new plants. You can even take cuttings of mature wild oat plants and plant them around your garden. However, you decide to plant them, enjoy their unique color and flowers during the summer time. Wild Oats perennial is native to many parts of North America including New Jersey Pennsylvania to Kansas. This perennial is used to cover shady areas in a typical garden, and its leaves are often dried and used in flower arrangements because of their longevity. During winter months the leaf heads turn a bronze color. The plant grows in woods near stream and rivers and within floodplains. Animals love the Wild Oats, not only do they feed off of them, but they also can bring wildlife into your yard.

Wild Oats is a Straightforward Outdoor Garden Plant

Wild Oats 

Wild Oats is an annual grass species that are native to Europe, Asia, and Africa. These plants are used for a variety of purposes and are considered to be an extremely beneficial plant. All Wild Oat species contain edible seeds to both humans and animals. This type of oat has been domesticated and is commonly used for cereal grains. This is a typical plant in prairie cultures. You can distinguish Wild Oats by the blue-green color of the leaves and the unique spikelets that brack off. The spikelets hold the actual oat seeds that can be harvested for later use.

 Wild Oats Plants are simple enough to grow. These plants can be grown in a garden or a pot. In the garden setting, these are utilized primarily as a decorative grass rather than a food source. Make sure that your Wild Oat plant resides in a fully sunlit area with slightly acid soil. You can expect your Wild Oats to grow to be roughly 1-3 feet tall. There is little care involved with this species after it has been planted. Make sure that the soil is damp and provide a spot with at least 6 hours of sunlight to ensure proper growth.

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