The Dirty Gardener Great Spike Rush Ornamental Grass
Eleocharis palustris. Spike rushes look like grasses but are actually sedges with single 'spike' flower head on top. The Great spike rush is a mat-forming wetland sedge.
- Ornamental slough grass which grows in bunches
- Species is native to the United States
- Great for wetlands and other areas with moist soils
- Easy to grow, requires little maintenance and great germination rates
- Grows well in both sunny and shady areas