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Using native wildflowers or grass to replace lawns.

 
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Hey there! I wanna find out if I could still use buffalograss to replace Kentucky blue grass, crabgrass and non native turf grass to help native wildlife such as sparrows, goldfinches and others. I'm also looking for more native Midwest plants to replace dandlions, purslane, garlic mustard, and others that will become too invasive in the future. If anybody has any ideas on how can one replace the common turf grass into a sea of prairie wildflowers and grass for long term societal surrivial on Earth. Much love!
 
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Blake said, " use buffalograss to replace Kentucky blue grass, crabgrass and non native turf grass to help native wildlife such as sparrows, goldfinches and others.



Buffalograss, Buchloe dactyloides is the most wonderful grass in this world, or at least my part of the world.

I did not plant this native grass as it just showed up one day around the butterfly garden.  Possible because the garden was being watered.

It is slowly taking over the whole property.

What I love about it is that weeds don't grow where it is living.

I would highly recommend it as my grass never needs water or to be mowed.

In your area there might be more rainfall than I get so it might sometimes need mowing.

As a compliment to wildflowers, they might need their own area.

Here is my tribute to Buffalograss, Buchloe dactyloides:

https://permies.com/t/93789/Love-Affair-Buffalograss-Buchloe-dactyloides





 
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Who has heard of eco grass?
 
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I think eco grass is a name prairie moon nursery gave to their lawn grass mix.  
 
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What about grama grass?
 
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