TYPE: Perennial grass
HEIGHT: 3 - 5 feet
HABITAT: Near streams and ponds
SEEDING RATE: 6 - 8 lbs per acre with approximately
500,000 seeds per pound
STRATIFICATION: 180 to 270 day period of cool, moist stratification
A perennial emergent grass that grows well in seasonally flooded or permanent shallow ponds. Works well for soil stabilization. The seeds are eaten by waterfowl and the roots by wetland mammals.
Planting instructions: For general ground prep (click here.)