Carex, Juncus, Eleocharis, etc.

This seed blend is perfect for a wet prairie and includes tufted hairgrass (Deschampsia cespitosa), slender hairgrass (Deschampsia elongata), spike bent grass (Agrostis exarata), American slough grass (Beckmannia syzigachne), meadow barley (Hordeum bracheantherum), water foxtail (Alopecurus geniculatus), common spikerush (Eleocharis palustris), ovate spikerush (Eleocharis ovata), slender rush (Juncus tenuis), soft rush (Juncus effusus), dense sedge (Carex densa), slough sedge (Carex obnupta), one-sided sedge (Carex unilateralis).

One ounce covers at least 10 square feet. For larger sites, apply at 7-10 lb/acre.

Plant Details

Habitat:
Riparian Forests
Bottomland Forests
Shrub Swamp
Shallow Marsh
Wet Prairie
Mature Height:
12-60"
Shade Preference:
Full Sun,
Soil Tolerance:
moist to wet soil
Special Uses:
Attracts insects, bees, butterflies, birds, hummingbirds; wildlife forage, cover, and food; bank stabilization