Silky Wild Rye

Silky Wild Rye

Elymus Villosus

Silky Wild Rye is a common grass of deciduous woodlands.  The bristly, nodding inflorescence typical of Elmyus species makes a nice accent in woodland gardens.  Silky Wild Rye actively grows during the spring and fall when soil temperatures are cool.



General Information:

Mature Height:  3 Feet
Mature Width: 3 Feet

Flower Color:  Yellow
Fall Color:  N/A


Soil Type:

Dry Mesic, Mesic, Moist


Full Sun, Partial Shade 

Bloom Period:




Pair With:

Canada Wild Rye

Virginia Wild Rye

Bottlebrush Grass