Riverbank Wild Rye
Elymus riparius
Poaceae

GreenGrass Swish

A lovely cool season grass that produces nodding seed heads in July-August, it is right at home along waterways or in moist meadows (as the name would imply), tolerates sand & clay, wildlife food (seeds) and nesting cover, good for erosion control.

Moist To Wet
Sun To Part Shade
2-5 tall
Plant Hardiness Zones: Zone 4b-8a
Perennial
Deer Resistant

Native Range: NB across s ON to MN, south to GA, MS, &AR

Germination - Very Easy: No treatment required. Surface sow or cover seed lightly.

Riverbank Wild Rye 3.5 inch pot $8.25
Riverbank Wild Rye Seed Packet $4.00
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