La Crosse, Wisconsin

Canada Wildrye

Canada Wildrye

  • Tall growing, coarse perennial bunch
  • Winter hardy
  • Well adapted to many kinds of soil
  • Produces early spring grazing
  • Vigorous seedlings
  • Matures in the 1st or 2nd year
  • Beautiful curving seedheads

Canada Wildrye is a tall growing, coarse perennial bunch grass. Winter hardy, it grows well on many kinds of soil, but is especially adapted to sandy soils. Produces early spring grazing from vigorous seedlings. Canada Wildrye matures in the first or second year, ahead of other longer-lived prairie grasses and flowers. You will enjoy the view of Canada Wildrye with it’s curving seedheads that resemble cultivated rye.

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