- Also Known As: Canadian Wildrye, Prairie Wildrye, Nodding Wildrye
- Botanical Name: Elymus canadensis
- Plant Type: Ornamental Grass
- Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Water Demand: Medium
- Landscape Use: Deer Resistant, Erosion Control
- Ornamental Value: Green, Tan
- Native/Adapted: Adapted
- Wildlife Value: Birds, Butterflies
- Season: Spring, Summer
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
- Plant Form: Bushy
- Plant Spread: 3'
- Plant Height: 3' - 5'
DescriptionThis tufted grass with attractive seed heads does best in shady areas with adequate moisture. Prefers shaded sites along fence rows, wood borders, and moist ravines. Cool-season tufted perennial. Wheat-like heads bob in the summer wind.
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