Triglochin maritima

Triglochin maritima

Arrowgrass

Previous scientific name(s): Triglochin elata, Triglochin elatum, Triglochin maritime var. elata, Triglochin maritimum

Cool season, herbaceous perennial grasslike species that occurs in saline and alkaline marshes, peat lands, and flats at low to middle elevations on the plains and intermountain basins. Frequently grow with sedges and grasses but is often overlooked because of its slight stature. Species, if eaten, is poisonous to livestock.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 24 
in.
Season: 
Cool
Life Form: 
Sodformer
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Wetland adapted
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Full Shade
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Not Adapted
Moderately Coarse: 
Not Adapted
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Best
Fine: 
Average

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Marginal
Basic: 
Best
Seeding Rate: 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
14.40 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
469,000
Planting Season: 
Spring
Fall
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
No