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Spartina pectinata

Common Name(s):
Cord grass Prairie
Cultivar(s):
Aureo-marginata
Category:
Ornamental Grass
Comment:

Dark green glossy leaves; salt tolerant; warm season grass; spreads by rhizomes; can be invasive

Light:
Sun to light shade
Height:
4-6 ft.
Zones:
4-9
Form:
Strong upright to arching stems; medium to coarse
Soil:
Tolerates a range of soil types
Inflorescence:
Stiff open panicles

NCCES plant id: 660

Spartina pectinata Spartina pectinata