Plant types and subtypes: Grasses, Wetland Grasses, Prairie Grasses
Light Requirements: part-sun, part-shade, shade
Water Use: low, medium
Soil Moisture: dry, moist
Soil Description: acid, neutral, loam, clay, sand
Bloom Time: June, July, August
Leaf Color: green
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Additional Tags: clumping, colonizing, naturalizing, pond margin plant, stream margin plant, wetland plant
Pricing & Availability
Bromus latiglumisAlso known as:
Bromus latiglumis is a cool season, upright, fine-textured grass, that actively grows in spring and fall. Seed panicles are 3" to 8" long, nodding and have an open form.
Earlyleaf brome, occurs in moist woodlands, as well as open savannas and floodplains. It is adapted to moist, mesic, and dry mesic conditions, from part sun to full shade. The wetland status indicator is FACW: usually occurs in wetlands, but may occur in non-wetlands.
Propagate from seed.
Bromus latiglumis is quick to establish, and an excellent grass choice for areas with open shade or dappled sunlight.
Native Range & Classification
Recorded County Distribution: USDA data
CT, DC, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, SD, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV
USDA Endangered Status:
- Endangered: MD
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