Schwendimar Thickspike Wheatgrass

 Elymus lanceolatus                                                                                            




Perennial cool season long lived semi rhizomatous grass

Land reclamation, erosion control, roadside stabilization

Extremely drought and fire tolerant







Adaptation Cool/Warm Season Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Sod or Bunch Native or Introduced Seeds per Pound
Moderate shallow to deep, mod. coarse to fine Cool 8 1 to 2 Sod Native 154,000