Bur reeds are aqautic or marsh herbs with grass-like leaves and small dense flowers. Broadfruit bur reed reaches heights of 1 to 3 feet and prefers partial shade and can tolerate heavy water.
The seeds are an important food source for waterfowl.
Flower Color: Green
Height: 1 to 3 Feet
Light Requirements: Partial Shade
Soil Hydrology: Mesic to Wet Soils
Bloom Time: June to September
Plant Type: Perennial
Stratification: CM 60 Days, WM 60 Days, 2nd CM 60 Days