Sun: Light shade

Moisture: Medium to wet

Height: 3-5'

Bloom Time: Jul-Sep

Bloom Color: Yellow-green

Genotype: Winona, MN (shares a Level II ecosystem, Mixed Woods Plains, with Southeastern Michigan).


This tall, handsome grass with a loose, shaggy seedhead offers a nice vertical element in a rain garden. A warm-season grass that grows fastest in the summer.

Grass: Cinna arundinacea (Wood Reed Grass)