Canada Wild Rye
Canada Wild Rye [Elymus canadensis]
Description: A perennial bunchgrass that grows in a number of ecosystems. Natural to much of North America, primarily in the prairies. Benefits from relationships with symbiotic mycorrhizae and receives about 25% of its nutrients from them. Self-pollinator but can cross-pollinate with other strains. Fast growing.
Sun Exposure & Soil: Full Sun, Most soils.
Height: 4ft to 5ft.
Bloom Colour & Timing: Cream. July/August.