Hightower Switchgrass is a blend of cave-in-rock and kanlow switchgrass varieties. Cave-in-rock can grow up to 6ft tall and kanlow up to 8ft tall in the right conditions and regions. Switch grass is very versatile as it can be planted for deer bedding or as a screening. Plant heavier when utilizing for screening, up to 10lbs. You do not have to till prior to planting. If you are going to work the area before planting, make sure to roll prior to planting. You can also frost seed swtichgrass.
- Plant up to ½” inch deep
- Drill up to 8 lbs per acre
- Broadcast up to 10 lbs per acre
- pH: 5.8-7.0
Soil Type Preference: Heavy or light, well or moderate drained