Plot #5


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Plot Information

Square area east of plot 4 along west side of parking lot.

Updated August 08, 2017 22:51
Featured Plant Sandberg bluegrass
Latitude 44.0431
Longitude 121.33382
Elevation 3686.0 ft.
Area 242.0 sq. ft.
Aspect flat
Origin nursery
Inoculated? Yes
Initial planting date Spring 2017
Initial succession primary

Featured Plant: Sandberg bluegrass


Photo of Sandberg bluegrass (Poa secunda)

Poa secunda

This is a native, cold season perennial grass. It grows in early spring and reaches full maturity in early summer, where it will turn yellow and dry out unless there is enough regular moisture to keep it green all season. Does well with grazing as long as there is enough moisture. Not adapted to fire. Common animals found with this are grasshoppers, jackrabbits and rodents.

Habitat Type Tolerance Invasive?
Grows well on mountainsides in high elevation, cold conditions. It can grow in areas with high moisture, but must have well drained soils. shade tolerant No