Spartina alterniflora (Smooth Cordgrass)

Spartina alterniflora (Smooth Cordgrass)

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The dominant grass in the upper half of salt marsh intertidal zone. It is the ONLY species that can be installed in salt marsh areas that flood every day. However, even this species cannot tolerated continuous inundation with salt water - the water must drain off twice a day. Grasslike, leaves present all year.

Install between mid-tide and mean high tide. Tolerates full salinity (35 ppt).

Native to AL, DE, GA, LA, MD, MS, NJ, NY, NC, SC, VA

2 inch diameter shallow plug

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