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Elymus hystrix
Eastern Bottlebrush Grass; Bottlebrush Grass





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Elymus - Wild rye or lime grass
hystrix - from the Greek word for hedgehog; bristly
FAMILY Poaceae (Grass Family)  Other Plants in the Grass Family
HABIT Grass/sedge
GROWTH FORM Clump-forming
RANGE E Canada, E United States [35 states including New Mexico]
FLOWERS Green (Greenish)
HARDINESS USDA Zone 5 (Coldest zone where hardy)
SUN REQUIREMENTS Sun | Partial shade
COMMON NAME(S) Eastern Bottlebrush Grass | Bottlebrush Grass
SYNONYMS Hystrix patula
Location Map for Elymus hystrix (Eastern Bottlebrush Grass; Bottlebrush Grass)
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Year Location
052019*1 2005 Rock Alpine Garden


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