Elymus riparius, PA Ecotype
Riverbank Wildrye, PA Ecotype
Short-lived cool season bunchgrass; used for soil stabilization, often mixed with Virginia Wildrye; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ELYRIP01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Stormwater Management, Uplands & Meadows, Wet Meadows & Wetlands, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Year-round foliage.
Habitat: Alluvial flats, meadows, streambanks, wet rich woods.
Bloom Period: July to September
Foliage Color: Dark green
Height: Up to 4.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 4.5 – 7.2
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Approximate seeds per lb: 125,000
Seeding Rate: Up to 4 lb
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy