HEIGHT: 8 - 20 inches
HABITAT: Marshes, stream edges, standing water
SEEDING RATE: 5-7 lbs per acre with approximately 23,000 seeds per lb
STRATIFICATION: Requires 60 days of cold
A perennial native emergent that grows well in seasonally or permanently flooded areas. Ducks love the seed. The entire plant is a favorite of deer, geese and muskrats. Needs cold-warm-cold-warm stratification to sprout. May not sprout until 2nd or 3rd year. Usually seeded in mixes.
Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here). Plant 5-7 lbs at 1/4"-1" deep.