Elymus canadensis (Canada Wild Rye)

Clump-forming bunches of flat, blue-green blades are complemented by arching rye-like spikelets that retain their form into winter. Medium-fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to late summer
2-5 ft tall x 2-5 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts pollinators
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Heat tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native