TYPE: Perennial rush
HEIGHT: 3 -8 feet
HABITAT: Marshes, swamps, ponds, stream edges
SEEDING RATE: Plant 6-8 lbs per acre with approximately 300,000 seeds per lb
STRATIFICATION: Requires 60 days of cold
A native perennial rush. It grows at the water’s edge and in shallow bays. It provides important nesting cover and produces an abundance of seed favored by waterfowl and shorebirds.
Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here). Best planted in fall.