Scirpus acutus

HARDSTEM BULRUSH

$89.50 /lb

TYPE:

Perennial rush

HEIGHT:

up to 10 feet

HABITAT:

Marshes, stream edges, standing water

WETLAND STATUS:

OBL

SEEDING RATE:

Also know as Schoenoplectus acutus. This native provides excellent nesting cover for waterfowl and other wetland birds. Waterfowl eat the seed. Used for water treatment and erosion control.

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here).

Best planted in fall since it requires 60 days of cold stratification. Sow near or on the surface.