A valuable species for marsh and wet meadow wetland restorations. The plant gets its name from the bristly flower spikes. C. hystericina provides food for many species of wetland birds including the Black Duck. Would add to species diversity along a pond.
Height: 1-3 Feet
Blooms: June to August
Bloom Colour: Green
Light: Full Sun
Soil: Wet, Loam/Organic & Average Soil
Habitat: Wet Meadows, Swamps & Shores