Echinochola Crusgalli, Barnyard Sedge Grass
Bee Balm can be planted in spring and fall. It has spiral or twisted blossoms that come in purple, blue, white, red, or pink. It leaves have the scent of spiced orange. It is tough plant and does well in vegetable herb or flower gardens. Bees are attracted to it and its an excellent companion for plants that need pollinating like squash. This plant attracts butterflies and hummingbirds too. It is a perennial and will come back every year. It has a minty smell and makes a great tea. When planted with herbs companion plants are basil, parsley, thyme, and chives. Looks best in center of a herb garden surrounded by shorter herbs. Often shipped in small pots.
This grass will fill an area in no time and will look very natural. Barnyard Sedge Grass does best in places where the soils are moist. This grass will add a great look. Barnyard sedge grass is tolerant to shade. It also tolerates clay soils. This plant is winter hardy.This plant likes moist soil. Barnyard sedge grass also does best in fertile soil.
Barnyard Sedge Grass will grow best in moist soils and full sunlight and partial shade.
This grass is spread by birds that will carry seeds to different places. This grass is a very fast grower. The Barnyard Sedge Grass can reseed itself up to 13 years. This grass looks great and natural when grown.