Glyceria occidentalis (Western mannagrass)

Cool season, sod forming, tall, native perennial occurring in shallow water or wet soils surrounding waterways. Excellent for wetlands restoration. Valuable cover for wildlife.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Poaceae

Duration: Perennial

Growth Habit: Graminoid

Native Status: Native

Season: Cool

Growth Form: Sod forming

Mature Height: 12-24 in.

Annual Precipitation:  in.

Drought Tolerance: None

Shade Tolerance: Low

Elevation:

Wetland Indicator Status: OBL

Fire Resistance:

Fire Tolerance:

SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: Yes

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: Yes

Salinity Tolerance: None

CaCO3 Tolerance: 

pH Range:


SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 196,000

Seeding Rate: 6-8 PLS lbs/acre

Season: Spring/Fall 

Days to Germination:


VARIETIES & LOCAL ACCESSIONS

None