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Native Wetland Plants

Glyceria canadensis

Canada Manna Grass

More About Canada Manna Grass

Glyceria canadensis, Canada Manna Grass, is a handsome rhizomatous perennial grass that thrives in moist areas and is perfect for wet meadows. Canada Manna Grass Grows to 2' tall & flowers in the summer with numerous spikelets arranged in open panicles up to 1' long.

Bloom Color

Green

Glyceria canadensis Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Mature Height
1' - 2'
Spread Characteristics
Rhizomatous - Rapid
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Pond Zonation
Flood Plain - Upland
High Marsh - Saturated Soil
Foliage Color
Green
Wildlife Benefits
Amphibians
Cover
Food
Nesting
Songbirds
Waterfowl
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Wetland Indicator Status
OBL
Plant Type
Bog/Marsh
Cool Season Grass
Marginal
Attributes
Container
Dried Flower
Erosion Control
Fibrous Roots
Great Foliage
Mass Planting
Native
Naturalizing
Storm Water Basin
USDA Hardiness Zone
3
4
5
6
7