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Rice Cut Grass

Low wholesale prices on large quantity purchases of 100+ plants
$0.84
Bloom Season
Summer, Fall,
Bloom Season
Summer, Fall,
Height At Maturity
Under 10 Feet
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Ponds & Water Gardens,
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Reviews (3)

  • 5
    Rice Cut Grass

    Posted by Melinda Hawkins on 27th Aug 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Rice Cut Grass

    Posted by Sara Jennings on 22nd Aug 2019

    looks great around my pond

  • 5
    Rice Cut Grass

    Posted by Nancy Layne on 22nd Aug 2019

    this looks great around our pond

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Rice Cut Grass- Leersia oryzoides  For Sale Affordable, Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

 

Rice Cut Grass is found in New England's wetlands, swamps, ponds, on shoreline and beaches. The primary uses for this grass are erosion control as well as bringing back and restoring wetlands. This grass grows around three to four feet tall with leaves that are about a foot long. The leaves have a slightly jagged edge with tiny hairs, and the flowers are found on the branches. This perennial grass is also common in Asia as well as Europe and introduced to Australia. It is a hardy grass that can grow in full to partial sunlight and will spread very quickly. Rice Cut Grass is a type of grass found all across the world, primarily in places like Europe, Australia, Asia, and North America. It takes its name from the green leaves across each blade whose toothed edges somewhat resemble rice as it grows. Given their ubiquity in numerous areas of the world, cutgrass can grow in virtually any kind of soil conditions and thrives in direct sunlight. Growing reasonably quickly, these grasses can grow to be up to five feet in height when fully matured. 

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Leersia oryzoides also is a species of grass that is commonly known as rice cutgrass. This plant has many attributes which make it unique. For example, these plants have something called an inflorescence which is an open, loose array of twisted branches. These branches contain fruits called spikelet’s which include a rough to the touch lemma with no awe or glumes. This particular grass can sometimes be used for restoring wetlands and control of erosion. The blooming period for this type of grass occurs anytime from the end of the summer to the start of fall. For a colony of this grass, it lasts from 1-2 weeks. The grass multiplies by vegetation by stolon’s and rhizomes as well. It also can reproduce from seeds. This plant has a great look in an area which is natural. It can brighten up any lawn. They can also become quickly when floods take place. It is also important to add that this place can regenerate, or come back to life. For this to happen, the rice cut grass needs an open vegetative structure and bare mud as well with natural disturbance.

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Rice Cut Grass 

 

The  Leersia Oryzoides grass, more commonly known as the Rice Cut Grass, is a perennial grass plant native to several areas throughout the world. Though this grass most widely found throughout the Midwestern United States, populations of the Leersia Oryzoides can also be found growing in Asia, Africa, Australia, and Europe. The Rice Cut Grass grows primarily in a wet environment such as marsh banks and on the borders of swamps. It can also be founded on the sides of rivers, lakes, and assorted other wetland areas. 

 

 

 

 Maximum heights of the Rice Cut Grass range between 2 feet and 4 feet tall. When the grass fully grew with the leaves reaching lengths of up to 10 inches in size. The leaves are distinctively bright green colors with long deep vasculature and short hairs surrounding the plant. Culms of the Rice Cut Grass are frequently shaped like in an ellipse and are hollow with a greenish-yellow hue and covered in the same short hairs as the leaves. These culms house colorful panicles at their tip ranging between 4 and 10 inches long with a maximum diameter of 6 inches across. 

 

 

 

 The Rice Cut Grass frequently used for restoring wetlands to help support local habits and ecosystems.

 

 

 

 

    

Rice Cut Grass