Elymus virginicus

Virginia wild rye

A showy grain-like grass with heads spiked with awns, and green basal leaves.

Characteristics & Attributes

Wetland Indicator Status
(FACW) Facultative wetland
Plant Type
Grass/Grasslike
Mature Height
Up to 6'
Planting Zone
Slope
Riparian Zone
Riparian Buffer
Floodplain
Classification by Use
Stream Restoration