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A.k.a. vanilla grass. A widespread short, unassuming, and easily grown sweetgrass! Spreads quickly (~2ft/year) by rhizomes, and may outcompete other species and be difficult to remove. Consider planting in an isolated bed or a container. Tolerates occasional mowing. Foliage is fragrant when crushed or burned.

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture: Wet, Wet Mesic, Mesic

Soil Type: Adaptable

Height: 1’-2’

Bloom Color: Yellow

Bloom Time: May-Jul

Root Type: Rhizome

Notable Wildlife Interactions: Little data available. May deter mosquitoes when burned.

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