Adaptation and Soils Filters

Agronomic Grass
Namesort descending Image Ease of establishment Winter hardiness Persistence Competitiveness Longevity Grazing Recovery Soil texture preference Acidity tolerance Salinity tolerance
Canada Bluegrass M M M M M L
Kentucky Bluegrass M H H H H H A H L
Hybrid Bromegrass H H H H H A M M
Meadow Bromegrass M H M H H A M M
Smooth Bromegrass M H H H H L A M M
Chewings Red Fescue H H H H H M MC H M
Creeping Red Fescue H H M M H H A H M
Hard Fescue/Sheep Fescue M M H H H M FM L
Tall Fescue M M L M H FM H H
Orchardgrass H L M M M H FM H
Redtop M H H L F H L
Italian Ryegrass H L L H L H H M
Perennial Ryegrass H L L H L H FM H L
Timothy M H M H L A H L
Crested Wheatgrass M H H M H M A M H
Intermediate/ Pubescent Wheatgrass H H M M M L FM M M
Tall Wheatgrass L M M L H M FM L H
Dahurian Wildrye H M L M L H A H
Russian Wildrye
Agronomic Legume
Namesort descending Image Ease of establishment Winter hardiness Persistence Competitiveness Longevity Grazing Recovery Soil texture preference Acidity tolerance Salinity tolerance
Alfalfa H M M M H M A L M
Alsike Clover H H M M L H F H L
Red Clover H M L H L M A H L
White Clover H L M L H FM H L
Sainfoin M H L L M L A L L
Birdsfoot Trefoil L L M L M M FM H H
Cicer Milkvetch M H M M H H A L L
Common Vetch M L H M L M A M
Hairy Vetch H H H L C L L
Native Grass
Namesort descending Image Ease of establishment Winter hardiness Persistence Competitiveness Longevity Grazing Recovery Soil texture preference Acidity tolerance Salinity tolerance
Big Bluegrass M M M H H H A M L
Fowl Bluegrass M H M M L FM H L
Fringe Bromegrass H H H H M L M L
Reed Canarygrass L H H H H H FM H L
Idaho Fescue L H H M H M M M
Rocky Mountain/Alpine Fescue H M L H M MC M L
Rough Fescue L M M H H L MC M
Tufted Hairgrass L H M L H A M M
Junegrass L H M H M L MC L L
Pinegrass L M M H H H H
Bluejoint Reedgrass H H H H H M A H M
Bluebunch Wheatgrass L M M M H L MC L L
Slender Wheatgrass H H M M L L FM M H
Western Wheatgrass M H M M H M FM L M
Blue Wildrye H M M H L L A M L
Canada Wildrye H M L L L L MC M M
Fuzzy-spiked Wildrye (Hairy Wildrye) M L C M M
Native Legume
Namesort descending Image Ease of establishment Winter hardiness Persistence Competitiveness Longevity Grazing Recovery Soil texture preference Acidity tolerance Salinity tolerance
Creamy Peavine L H L L MC L M
American Vetch L M L H L A L M