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Elymus hystrixElymus hystrix (Hystrix patula)

bottlebrush grass

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 2-4'
Flowers: Jun.-Aug.

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy

Habitat

moist, alluvial woods

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD VA WV NY PA

Wildlife

*

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/219.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004