Roots for Miscanthus 'Giganteus' producer

Roots for Miscanthus 'Giganteus' producer from BioGreens Miscanthus-BioFuels and Products

By: BioGreens Miscanthus-BioFuels and Products  08-05-2010
Keywords: Wholesale, Garden Supplies, garden equipment & services

BioGreens are propagators for the BioFuel program by producing roots for Miscanthus 'Giganteus' producers.

Our Miscanthus is about twice as productive bio-fuel as switch grass. This is due to Miscanthus' longer growing season, greater leaf area, and higher carbon storage per unit of leaf area.

Miscanthus BioFuel

  • Has the necessary characteristics in becoming a leading cellulosic ethanol source.
  • Miscanthus is a low maintenance perennial grass that grows 10 to 15 feet tall with a life expectancy of 15-20 years.
  • Resistant to harsh winters, lessening chances of winter losses.
  • Harvested stems of the plant can be burned for direct fuel or used as ethanol feedstock.
  • Easy to grow due to it outgrowing weeds, needing little water and fertilizer and also thrives in untilled fields.
  • Little to none pest and disease susceptibility.
  • A non-invasive, sterile hybrid biofuel source.
  • Produces high yields, averaging approximately 17 tons per acre.
  • Capable of producing up to 80 gallons of cellulosic ethanol per ton.

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