Tomahawk Indiangrass

Sorghastrum nutans ( L). Nash

  • Native, perennial, warm-season grass
  • Major component of the tall-grass prairie
  • Good choice for erosion control
  • Use Tomahawk Indiangrass seeds in solid stands or in mixtures for livestock forage and hay
  • Provides excellent for wildlife habitat and food for deer
  • Grows best in deep, well drained floodplain soils

Pure Stand Seeding Rate PLS lbs / acre: 8.0

Height: 6′

PLS=Pure Live Seed

$12.00 / Pure Live Seed Pound


Our native grass and wildflower species come from Midwest growers and are adapted to the Upper Midwest. We meet all state and federal seed laws, and we do not sell seed contaminated with palmer amaranth. Native grasses and forbs are priced by Pure Live Seed (PLS) per lb. Visit for full descriptions of our native species and mixtures.