Schoenoplectus acutus var acutus (Hard-stemmed Bulrush)
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Schoenoplectus acutus var acutus

Hard-stemmed Bulrush

Its dense root mass makes this species an excellent choice for soil stabilization. Erect, perennial, 3-10' tall, semi-aquatic, emergent; stems sturdy, firm, olive colored, cylindrical, filled with many small chambers; shallow rhizomes

Height: 8-12 ft
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Brown
Bloom Time: June,July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes for Schoenoplectus acutus var acutus

Attributes

Emergent

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Wildlife

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun

Native Plant Community

Wet Prairie
Wetland

Bloom Time

June
July
August

Flower Color

Brown

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Height

8' to 12'

Flower Type

Panicle

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Fast