Native Grasses



Many of the important grasses are native, or have origins, to the United States.  The Grasslands of the United States have been divided into the native tall-grass region of the east and the short-grass region in the west.  The tall-grasses include Big bluestem, Switchgrass, Sand bluestem, Eastern Gamagrass, and Indiangrass.  Buffalograss, Blue grama, and Sideoats grama are examples of some of the short native grasses.  Native grasses have historically been thought of as only forage for livestock, but now are more commonly used planted for soil stabilization, wildlife food and cover, and landscape use.

You may choose from in-stock regional mixes or we can custom blend one just for you. Our staff will help select the specific elements of color, adaptability, and cost to insure the best possible results for your individual planting needs. If you don't see what you are looking for or have a unique request, please contact us and we'll be happy to help.  Enjoy your shopping and don't hesitate to ask. Our staff has over 100 years of combined experience in growing, harvesting, managing, and marketing native grasses.