River Refuge Seed

Specializing in Wetland Restoration

SUDANGRASS                                                                           $0.85 per/lb

Sorghum sudanense

TYPE: Annual

HEIGHT: 5-8 feet


SEEDING RATEPlant 25 lbs. per acre


Grows 5-8 feet. Produces over 2,000 lbs of seed per acre under the right conditions. It can be flooded for waterfowl or left dry for upland birds. Sudan supplies winter cover as well as an abundance of hard seed which lasts until Spring, plant early, right after last frost. Will grow on average soil with no irrigation. 

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here)These species should be planted after the last chance of frost. Drill 25 lbs. per acre about 1” to 2” deep, roll if possible, or spin spread 30 lbs. per acre, lightly harrow to cover seed and roll if possible. Spread 100 lbs. of 16-16-16 and 150 lbs. of 46-0-0 fertilizer.