Sweetgrass

Latin Name: 
Heirochloe odorata

Sweetgrass isn't very showy but has a long-lasting, sweet smell that makes a fragrant addition to any garden. Historically, this plant was dried and used by Native Americans in prayer, smudging or purifying ceremonies.

Upland
Shoreline
Type: 
Perennial
Source: 
Locally sourced native
Soil: 
Moist, rich soil
Sun: 
Full sun
Seedling Height: 
Sold in 2 inch square pots
Maximum Height: 
50cm
Potted or Root: 
Potted
Price: $9.00