Soil: Hydric (Wet) – Mesic (Medium)
Sun: Full – Shade
Height: 3 feet
Type: Cool season, perennial
Suggested Uses: This grass grows in a variety of environments including wet meadows, lakes, bogs, streams and damp woodlands. It is a great option for shoreline and wetland restoration projects.
Native Range: Native throughout the U.S.
Wildlife Value: Provides nesting material, cover and food for a variety of birds and mammals, especially wetland dwelling organisms.
More information: USDA plant profile
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