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Glyceria striata

Fowl Manna Grass

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Glyceria striata (Fowl Manna Grass)

The plant is tolerant of any soil. It can grow in part shade or sun. It requires wet soil and can grow in standing water. Plants of this genus are often planted in and around water gardens because they have attractive open flowering heads.

Additional Information:

-4 Feet


- Inches


USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Home Owner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Good Companions
Marsh Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata), Blue Lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica)

Characteristics & Attributes

Hydrologic Designation


Season of Interest

Late (July-frost)

Sun Exposure

Full Sun
Medium Sun/Average Shade

USFS MO Ecological Map