Scirpus cyperinus, Coastal Plain NC Ecotype
Woolgrass, Coastal Plain NC Ecotype
Stands tall in marshes; provides food and cover for waterfowl and muskrats.
General Product Information:
Item Number: SCICYP02
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A bunch-type species.
Habitat: Moist meadows, marshes, swamps, shores, ditches.
Bloom Period: July to October in New England, Mid-Atlantic and upper Midwest states; August to September in southeastern states
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 6.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 4.8 – 7.2
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Approximate seeds per lb: 36,000,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 3.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine