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What is Broomsedge Good For?

Does Broomsedge have any redeeming value? Why would anyone add Broomsedge to a planting? Andropogon virginica, also called Sage Grass, Whiskey Grass, and Yellowsedge Bluestem, has a valuable function in Diverse Native Grassland ecosystems, restoration projects, wildlife habitat, livestock forage (We mean it, watch the video!), and several practical uses for people. Elizabeth Steele explores the nuances of this misunderstood and underappreciated grass.

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