Scirpus atrovirens (Dark-green Bulrush)

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  • Regular price $ 117.00


Short-lived and non-aggressive, Dark-green Bulrush is common in marshes and on shorelines. It grows up to 5' tall in clumps that buffer other aquatics against wind & waves. This rush provides important food & cover to many species of waterfowl, songbirds, and shorebirds, as well as muskrats. Clusters of dark, chocolate-colored seeds are produced in late summer. Persists in saturated soils better than most.

  • Sun Exposure Prairie/Savanna
  • Soil Conditions Wet, Wet-Mesic
  • Height 3'-5"
  • Flower Time June, July

 

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