Origin: US Native Grass or Sedge
Other Common Names: Creeping Spike Sedge, Marsh Spike Rush, Creeping Spike Rush
Bloom Time: Summer
Height: 12 in to 24 in
Spacing: 12 in to 15 in
Light: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Wet
USDA Zone: 3a-9b
Germination: No pre-treatment needed. Sow seeds just below soil surface at 70F and water.
Seeds Per Oz: 97000
Great Spike Rush is excellent for shore stabilization! The culm of this grass grows several feet tall and is covered, on the lower part, with a reddish sheath. A mat-forming perennial that grows in wetlands throughout most of the US and Canada!