River Refuge Seed

Specializing in Wetland Restoration

Alisma subcordatum                                                                     $17.50 per/lb


TYPE: Perennial

HEIGHTH: 3 feet

HABITAT: Shallow and deep marshes

SEEDING RATE: 15 lbs/acre with approximately 

 400,000 seeds per lb

STRATIFICATION: Requires 60 days of cold

 A native emergent that is often used in wetland restorations. Waterfowl readily feed on the seeds and plants. Best planted in fall and prefers full sun. 

Planting Instructions:

Use general ground prep method (click here). Plant in spring or fall. Drill 15 lbs per acre one half inch deep or spin spread 15 to 20 lbs per acre. If spin spread, lightly harrow to cover seed. Either way, roll if possible. This crop can be flooded as it grows or if fall planted, flooded for the winter to sprout in the spring as water recedes. 

Companion crops: American sloughgrass, foxtail, mannagrass