Krascheninnikovia lanata

Krascheninnikovia lanata

Winterfat

Previous scientific name(s): Ceratoides lanata, Ceratoides lanata var. ruinina, Ceratoides lanata var. subspinosa, Eurotia lanata, Eurotia lanata

Formerly known as Ceratoides lanata. Small to medium erect or spreading evergreen halfshrub adapted to all soil textures on flats, slopes and ridges to 10,000 ft. Intolerant of high water tables or acid soils. Extremely palatable to all classes of livestock and wildlife.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 3 
feet
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
in.
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
- 10,000 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Average
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Marginal

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Best
Seeding Rate: 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
2.60 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
123,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Inconspicuous
Blooming Season: 
Spring