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Elymus hystrix

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Plant types and subtypes: Grasses, Ornamental Grasses

Light Requirements: part-sun, part-shade

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: loam, gravel/rock

Height: 1'-3'

Bloom Time: June, July, August

Bloom Color: green

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Additional Tags: attracts butterflies, dried flowers, naturalizing, ornamental foliage, rock garden plant, shade garden plant

Elymus hystrix (eastern bottlebrush grass)
  • Elymus hystrix (eastern bottlebrush grass)
  • Elymus hystrix (eastern bottlebrush grass)

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Description

Elymus hystrix

Also known as:

eastern bottlebrush grass

,

bottlebrush grass

Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Threatened: ME

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae Grass family
Genus Elymus wildrye
Species Elymus hystrix eastern bottlebrush grass