The Native Plant Nursery LLC
Ann Arbor, Michigan
www.nativeplant.com
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Bottlebrush grass

Hystrix patula

(a.k.a. Elymus hystrix)



Habitat:
   Light: sun -shade
   Moisture: mesic -dry mesic

   Height: 2 -5 ft.
   Flowering Time: summer

Notes: a short-lived perennial grass; interesting seed heads in late summer resemble a sparsely-toothed bottle brush; naturalizes well from seed.

   Range in Michigan: SE,SW,NL,UP


NPN prices/ sizes: 

   Plug-sized: $2.00