Sparganium eurycarpum, PA Ecotype
Giant Bur Reed, PA Ecotype
An emergent aquatic plant; provides food and cover for waterfowl, pheasants, muskrats and beavers.
General Product Information:
Item Number: SPAEUR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Stormwater Management, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Ball-shaped seedheads.
Habitat: Bogs, swamps, lake margins, ditches, swampy meadows.
Bloom Period: July to August
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 5.0 – 8.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Approximate seeds per lb: 10,000
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