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Elymus virginicus - Virginia Wild Rye

Price: $ 3.95
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Excellent for wooded openings and forest edges, Virginia Wild Rye is a graceful native grass that is similar to Canada Wild Rye and thrives in full sun or moderate shade. Excellent for stabilizing disturbed soils in woodland edge situations, Elymus virginicus grows well in just about any soil and does particularly well in slightly moist conditions.

Colour: Green
Blooms: Mid to Late Summer
Light: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 2' - 4'
Soil: Sand to Clay
Water: Medium to Moist

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

Approx. 40 seeds per pack - 690 seeds per 5 grams

Attracts Butterflies!    Attracts Songbirds!
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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