Also known as Prairie Cord Grass, Spartina is a dense, bold, erect tufted grass which grows spikes up to 7 feet and bears lovely light yellowish-green comb-like flower spikes in late summer. Valued in restoration for stabilizing soil on wet edges and for providing food and shelter for birds and waterfowl. Attractive in dried flower displays.
Height: 4-7 Feet
Blooms: August to September
Bloom Colour: Green
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Soil: Moist to Wet, Loam/Organic, Clay & Average Soil
Habitat: Wet Prairies, Marshes, Shorelines & Riverbanks