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Elymus virginicus (Virginia Wild Rye)

Elymus virginicus (Virginia Wild Rye)

Type: Native Perennial

Height: 2-4' tall

Sun: Full sun to partial shade


Water: Moist, well drained soils, sands, and clays


A shorter bunchgrass that tolerates drought, deer, and erosion. Does will in a wide variety of soils too!

  • Photo Credit

    Matt Lavin from Bozeman, Montana, USA [CC BY-SA (]

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