Bromus ciliatus

Bromus ciliatus

Fringed brome

Cool season, perennial bunchgrass found on a wide variety of sites. Adapted to moist sites that can be seasonally dry and tolerant of poorly drained soils. An important and highly palatable summer forage for livestock and wildlife with good revegetation potential.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
13 
- 25 
in. or taller
Season: 
Cool
Life Form: 
Bunchgrass
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
12 
in. - Wetland adapted
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Full Shade
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Marginal
Moderately Coarse: 
Average
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Best
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
15 
- 18 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
8.40 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
236,000
Planting Season: 
Spring
Fall
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes