Native Plant Encyclopedia

  Soft Stem BulrushSchoenoplectus tabernaemontani  

  Recommended Planting Range

  (previously: Scirpus validus)


Softstem bulrush grows in marshes and in shallow water along lakeshores and streams. It does well in fairly stagnant or calm water and in mud, muck, or wet sand. It spreads by rhizomes and establishes readily by seed on exposed substrates.

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