Elymus virginicus, PA Ecotype
Virginia Wildrye, PA Ecotype
Used for soil stabilization and revegetation of wetlands, often found with Riverbank Wildrye; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: ELYVIR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Uplands & Meadows, Wet Meadows & Wetlands, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A short-lived cool season bunchgrass.
Habitat: Moist woods, meadows, riverbanks.
Bloom Period: June to October
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 5.0 – 7.4
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
Approximate seeds per lb: 100,000
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