Texas grama is a warm season perennial grass common throughout South Texas. It is found in a variety of soil types and plant communities, commonly on roadsides, overgrazed pastures, or other disturbed sites. Texas grama is a low growing early successional plant and has value as a fast establishing cover on disturbed sites. Texas grama seed matures several times per year, usually following rainfall events. Atascosa is a South Texas release of this species available for planting.