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Galleta Grass



A perennial, warm season, native low coarse grass growing 3 to 20” tall. It reproduces from rhizomes and seeds, and occurs in a wide variety of soils, but is most abundant on fine textured soils where other grasses are rare. Galleta is a highly palatable forage plant for cattle, horses, and sheep, particularly when used during late spring and summer. It is useful for roadside seedings, campground, and picnic do to its high traffic tolerance. Varieties: Viva