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Elymus canadensisElymus canadensis

Canada wild rye

Photograph(s) by*: CM NRCS

Characteristics

Height: 2-6.5'
Flowers: Jun.-Oct.

Conditions *

Light: Full sun
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH: 5-7.9
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy

Habitat

dry, sandy, gravely, or rocky soil

Native to

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

Wildlife

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Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/767.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004