Elymus riparius, PA Ecotype
Riverbank Wildrye, PA Ecotype
A reclamation and conservation species 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: A cool season bunchgrass; year-round foliage.
Habitat: Alluvial flats, meadows, streambanks.
Bloom Period: July to August
Foliage Color: Dark green
Height: Up to 5.0 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: Expect to apply about 10 lb per acre. 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