Eriophorum virginicum, PA Ecotype
Tawny Cottongrass, PA Ecotype
The decorative seedheads look like tufts of cotton; a great addition to bogs and peaty wetlands.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ERIVIR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A decorative single-crown bog species; white seedheads.
Habitat: Swamps, bogs, swales.
Bloom Period: July to September
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 3.8 – 6.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 180,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy