PlantsAvena→Cat Grass (Avena sativa)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 24-36 inches
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Uses: Groundcover
Medicinal Herb
Suitable for forage
Edible Parts: Seeds or Nuts
Eating Methods: Cooked
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Sow in situ
Other info: Sow in a container to prevent spread
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil


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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Plant Database DOES still list "HAS" and "WANT"! by RickCorey Dec 21, 2016 12:44 PM 14
Grass by jnicholes Oct 30, 2016 3:01 PM 18
I just ordered some big pkts of lettuce seed (and one endive) - want a few grams by RickCorey Jun 24, 2013 5:44 PM 7
ID Plz. by KAMasud Jan 14, 2013 2:42 PM 48

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