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Sparganium eurycarpum

Giant Bur-Reed

Food for waterfowl, lovely fluffy white flowers, then spherical clusters of achenes up to 1"; Sputnik-like seedhead

Height: 3-4 ft
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: July,August,September,October
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 7
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Characteristics & Attributes for Sparganium eurycarpum

Attributes

Emergent

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Wildlife

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Wetland

Bloom Time

July
August
September
October

Flower Color

White

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Height

4' to 6'

Flower Type

Head

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Fast