Elymus hystrix, MN Ecotype
Bottlebrush Grass, MN Ecotype
A short-lived cool season bunchgrass; used for soil stabilization; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ELYHYS04
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Uplands & Meadows, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Bottlebrush-like seedheads have spikes up to 4" long; produces small grain seeds; year-round foliage.
Habitat: Dry to mesic forests, woods.
Bloom Period: June to August
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 8.1 Ft
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: UPL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: UPL
Approximate seeds per lb: 75,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 25.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy