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Sparganium americanum (Eastern Bur Reed) whole plant/field shot
Sparganium americanum (Eastern Bur Reed) seed headSparganium americanum (Eastern Bur Reed) seed

Sparganium americanum
Eastern Bur Reed

An emergent aquatic plant; provides food for waterfowl, muskrats and beavers.

General Product Information:

Item Number: SPAAME01
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Ball-shaped seedheads.
Habitat: Muddy shores, shallow water rivers, streams, swamps, ponds.
Bloom Period: May to August
Flower Color: Greenish-brown
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.2 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 8 in
pH: 4.9 – 7.3

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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

Tolerances:

Shade: Moderate
Drought: No
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 50,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 20.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy

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Price: $140.00/lb




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