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Elymus hystrix - Bottlebrush Grass

Price: $ 3.95
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A graceful woodland grass that produces delightful seedheads that resemble a bottlebrush. Growing in clumps on well-drained soil, it adapts to a wide range of soil conditions including heavy clay. Reaching three to five feet tall, it is ideal for the part shade conditions found under deciduous trees but does well in full sun as well.

Colour: Green
Blooms: Mid to Late Summer
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 3' - 5'
Soil: Sand to Clay
Water: Dry to Medium

All Wildflower Farm seeds are hardy through growing zone 3, organic and non-GMO.

Approx. 40 seeds per pack - 1,340 seeds per 5 grams

Attracts Butterflies!    Attracts Songbirds!
Deer Resistant!    Makes Great Cut Flowers!


Indoors: No pre-treatment necessary other than cold, dry storage. Start at least 4 weeks before outdoor night temperatures are reliably in the 10 C (50 F) range. Plant seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep in pots. Keep moist but not soggy and very warm (21 C - 70 F). When seedlings are 5 cm (2 in.) tall, transplant into the garden spaced 30 cm (1 ft.) apart.

Outdoors: Sow seed 3 mm (1/8 inch) deep outdoors in either late fall or early spring.

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