Skip to Main Content

Communications and Technology | University of Wyoming Extension

Contact Us

University of Wyoming Extension
Department #3354
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Phone: (307) 766-5124

Publications - Details

Plant species available for revegetation/restoration

Publication #: B-1206
Publication Type: Bulletin
Date Published: 06/01/2010

Publication Author(s):
Michael Smith
Sarah Hanlon

Hard Copy Price: $3.00
Request Copy

This document is intended to provide a quick reference to plant species for different soil types and environments and not to duplicate other recently published in-depth publications for reclamation and restoration. In most cases, a mixture of species would be recommended to provide diversity and less chance of inadequate stands. Appropriate seeding techniques are very important to success. Additional references for minimum precipitation, height/growth type, seedling vigor/ease of establishment, seeding rates, soil texture adaptations, weed suppression ability, acid/alkalinity tolerance, seasons of use, varieties, mixture recommendations, values, management, and availability include: Ferris, F. K., et al. 1996. Handbook of western reclamation techniques. Office of Technology Transfer, western region, Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, Denver, CO 80202-5733. ( Keywords: plant species, native-introduced, ecological sites, soils, precipitation

Printing Problems? If your pdf is printing with odd characters, save the file to your computer. Open the file with Adobe Reader. The file should now print correctly. If you are still having problems, please, contact us at Publications Support or call (307) 766-2115.

Need Further Assistance? Contact Publications Support or call (307) 766-2115.

Footer Navigation

University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071 // UW Operators (307) 766-1121 // Contact Us