We at Strictly Medicinal Seeds are dedicated to providing medicinal plants to the people. We are still open for nursery plant sales, and look forward to your live root and plant orders! Please note that we are taking no new retail seed orders, and will recommence selling seeds September 1st, 2020. If you made a seed order and have not yet received your seeds, please rest assured that we will get them to you. Due to unprecedented demand, please expect significant delays in seed order fulfillment.
Bear Grass (Xerophyllum tenax) seeds
Family: Lily (Liliaceae)
Hardy to Zones 4 to 8
Perennial native to Western US, where it grows from just above sea level to alpine. Resembles a bunchgrass, flowering creamy white up to 5 feet tall. Native basket and hat making material, both decorative and watertight. Traditional usage (Native American): poultice to wounds. Plant prefers rocky, fast-draining soil, part shade to full sun, in open, coniferous forest habitat. Fresh seed requirement–sow soon after receipt, we distribute only seed from the recent harvest. Sow in fall or early spring. Requires 12 to 16 weeks cold stratification. Grow out in a gallon pot for a year before transplanting.
Packet contains 50 seeds
1 g contains ~500 seeds
5 g contains ~2,500 seeds
10 g contains ~5,000 seeds
Open Pollinated, Untreated, NO GMO’s