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