Scirpus atrovirens

Scirpus atrovirens


Dark Green Bulrush Category:


Key Information:

Soil: Hydric (Wet-Moist). Emergent.
Sun: Full Sun
Height: 5 feet
Type: Cool season

More Details:

Suggested Uses: This is an attractive coarse-textured bulrush can grow in standing water and is great for use in shoreline restoration and large rain gardens. Tolerates many soil types!

Native Range: Native to the eastern half of the U.S., including Minnesota.

Wildlife Value: Seeds are eaten by various kinds of ducks, as well as other birds.

More information: USDA plant profile

Photo credit: Jennifer Anderson, [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs



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