Cayuse White Oats Seed

Adds Organic Matter to the Soil

Item Number: SCN320


In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.


In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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A cool season, annual cereal grain.
  • Application Rate: 90-160 pounds per acre
  • Inoculant: NA
  • Germination: 7-10 Days
  • Plant Height: 6'
  • Days to Maturity: 60-80 Days
  • Uses: They can be used for increasing organic matter, livestock feed, as a nurse crop for legumes and in areas where they winterkill-as a smother crop against weeds.
  • Facts to Note: Montezuma Red Oats mature a few weeks earlier than California Red but has less biomass. California Red Oats develop earlier than Cayuse White, but Cayuse White Oats have more leaf growth and therefore provide more organic matter, sometimes up to 14% more.


  • Adds Significant Organic Matter
  • Cold Hardy, Down to 25 F
  • Easily Established
  • Germination in Soils < 45F
  • Good for Forage/Hay
  • Good for Weed Competition
  • Helps Control Erosion
  • Loosens Heavy Soils
  • Provides Quick Growth
  • Tolerates Mowing/Grazing


Seed Unit Sizes 1 lb Life Cycle Annual
Plant Height Tall, over 36" Planting Time Spring, Fall
Seed Variety Single
Seed Unit Sizes 1 lb
Life Cycle Annual
Plant Height Tall, over 36"
Planting Time Spring, Fall
Seed Variety Single

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Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs. Dimensions: 8"L x 5"W x 1.5"H


Extremely Economical

Trying to put a garden in an area with that is gravel and can't penetrate with a shovel Cayuse White Oats are quickly building much needed organic matter. The seed has remained viable for several years.

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