Virginia Wildrye

Elymus virginicus
A cool-season native grass adapted to sun or shade!

Virginia Wildrye - Virginia Wildrye

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PLS lb $10.50
20+ : $9.00
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Height Range: 36 - 48 inches
Seeding Rate: Broadcast: 1 PLS Lb. / 2,200 sq ft | Drilled: 12-15 PLS Lbs. / Ac
Seeds Per Pound: 96000

Virginia Wildrye is very unique among prairie grasses. It is a native cool-season, bunch grass that grows best in moist soils, tolerates upland sites, and likes shade or full sun. It is widely adapted throughout the U.S.

This is a medium height grass that has beardless heads that remain upright at maturity. It can be planted alone or in pasture, habitat, or floodplain mixtures. Palatability and nutrition are very good when hayed or grazed before heading.