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Sharp-scaled Manna Grass

Glyceria acutiflora

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Description:

Member of the grass family growing up to two feet tall. Found in marshes Narrow flowers forming spikelets. Bloom in early summer. Fruit mature in early summer.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Creeping Mannagrass
Plant Family:Poaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:Early June to late July
Fruit Timing:Early June to late July
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Wet
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Wet

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