Photo Courtesy of Hoffman Nursery

Elymus virginicus (Virginia Wild Rye)

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Flat, straight pointed green leaf blades grow in a dense clump around wheat-rye-like flower spikes. Medium-fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
2-4 ft tall x 1-2 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Attracts butterflies
Heat tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture
Native to Native