Elymus hystrix (Hystrix patula)
Soil: Mesic (Medium) (Dry)
Sun: Part – Shade
Type: Cool season, perennial.
Excellent for use in upland shaded zone of shoreline restoration projects. Has very nice interesting inflorescence and seed head! Is a nice grass for a woodland garden!
More Info: Hystrix menas “Hedgehog” in Greek, and refers to its prickly seeds.
Other Names: Northren Sweet Grass