PlantsAvena→Wild Oat (Avena fatua)

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Give a thumbs up Wild Oats

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 3 to 5 feet
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Seeds or Nuts
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Wind
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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