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Reed Sweet Grass

Glyceria Maxima
Latin Name: Glyceria Maxima
Moisture/Zone: Zone 1 or 2
Flower Colour: Cream
Growth Speed: Fast
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green
Position: Full sun,part sun

Broad green foliage, forms strong clumps, a good water filtration plant. Provides good cover for pond life and water birds. Seeds are a useful food source for waterfowl and fish. Height to 90 cm. Can be allowed to grow into large clumps for waterfowl habitat, or constrain growth by planting in a medium container using aquatic soil, covering with pea gravel. Trim decaying foliage in Autumn.