Elymus hystrix, PA Ecotype
Bottlebrush Grass, PA Ecotype

Short-lived cool season bunchgrass; used for soil stabilization; provides food and cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: ELYHYS01
Species Type: Native
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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: May to August
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.3 Ft

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: UPL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: UPL


Shade: Shade

Seed Information:

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



Price: $36.00/Lb (PLS)

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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