Nursery Grasses

Canada Wild Rye

I have rarely, seen this prairie grass growing naturally in open prairie in Manitoba, despite its common use in prairie restorations.

Read More

Fringed Brome

Open, pendulous seed heads are soft and fuzzy. The lower leaves and leaf sheaths are also softly hairy.

Read More

Kalm’s Brome

One of my favourite grasses! Kalm’s brome is generally shorter than fringed brome with more compact, often reddish-tinged seed heads.

Read More

Porcupine Grass

Of all the native prairie grasses, it is probably the most fascinating in terms of seed dispersal and germination.

Read More