Glyceria canadensis, PA Ecotype (Rattlesnake Grass, PA Ecotype) whole plant/field shot
Glyceria canadensis, PA Ecotype (Rattlesnake Grass, PA Ecotype) seed headGlyceria canadensis, PA Ecotype (Rattlesnake Grass, PA Ecotype) seed

Glyceria canadensis, PA Ecotype
Rattlesnake Grass, PA Ecotype

Provides food for waterfowl, muskrats and deer.

General Product Information:

Item Number: GLYCAN01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A cool season bunchgrass; ornamental seedheads resemble a rattlesnake's tail.
Habitat: Marshes, swamps, wet woods.
Bloom Period: June to early September
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.2 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 5.0 – 8.5

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

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


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Low
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 1,184,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 10.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $220.00/lb

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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