Individual Native Grass Seed

MNL has many species of native grasses and sedges available for a wide variety of growing conditions. Whether you’re looking for blue grama grass to plant in place of traditional turf grass, switchgrass for deer bedding, or a custom mix of individual grass species, we can help you meet your project goals!


Listed below are some of MNL’s commonly available grass and sedge species. Contact us at: [email protected] for more information!

Grasses, Sedges, Rushes:
American Slough Grass Beckmannia syzigachne
Bald Spike Rush Eleocharis erythropoda
Beak Grass Diarrhena americana
Bebb’s Oval Sedge Carex bebbii
Bicknell’s Sedge Carex bicknellii
Big Bluestem Andropogon gerardii
Blue Grama Bouteloua gracilis
Blue-Joint Grass Calamagrostis canadensis
Blunt Spike Rush Eleocharis obtusa
Bottlebrush Grass Elymus hystrix
Bottlebrush Sedge Carex comosa
Broad-Leaved Woolly Sedge Carex pellita
Broom Sedge Carex scoparia
Buffalograss – Bowie Buchloe dactyloides
Canada Wild Rye Elymus canadensis
Common Bur Sedge Carex grayi
Common Fox Sedge Carex stipata
Common Hop Sedge Carex lupulina
Common Rush Juncus effusus
Common Woodland Sedge Carex blanda
Creeping Red Fescue Festuca rubra
Crested Sedge Carex cristatella
Dudley’s Rush Juncus dudleyi
Eastern Star Sedge Carex radiata
False Melic Schizachne purpurascens
Field Oval Sedge Carex molesta
Fowl Bluegrass Poa palustris
Fowl Manna Grass Glyceria striata
Fox Sedge Carex vulpinoidea
Fringed Brome Bromus ciliatus
Fringed Sedge Carex crinita
Great Spike Rush Eleocharis palustris
Green Bulrush Scirpus atrovirens
Green Needle Grass Stipa viridula
Hairy Woodland Brome Bromus pubescens
Hardstem Bulrush Scirpus acutus
Heavy Sedge Carex gravida
Indian Grass Sorghastrum nutans
Inland Rush Juncus interior
Interior Sedge Carex interior
Junegrass Koeleria macrantha
Lake Sedge Carex lacustris
Little Bluestem Schizachyrium scoparium
Long-Beaked Sedge Carex sprengelii
Marsh Muhly Muhlenbergia glomerata
Nodding Fescue Festuca subverticillata
Path Rush Juncus tenuis
Pen Sedge Carex pennsylvanica
Plains Oval Sedge Carex brevior
Porcupine Grass Stipa spartea
Porcupine Sedge Carex hystericina
Potomac Orchardgrass Dactylis glomerata
Poverty Oats Danthonia spicata
Prairie Brome Bromus kalmii
Prairie Cord Grass Spartina pectinata
Prairie Dropseed Sporobolus heterolepis
Prairie Sandreed Calamovilfa longifolia
Rattlesnake Grass Glyceria canadensis
Reed Manna Grass Glyceria grandis
Rice Cut Grass Leersia oryzoides
River Bulrush Scirpus fluviatilis
Riverbank Wild Rye Elymus riparius
Rough Dropseed Sporobolus aspera
Sand Dropseed Sporobolus cryptandrus
Sand Love Grass Eragrostis trichodes
Side-Oats Grama Bouteloua curtipendula
Silky Wild Rye Elymus villosus
Slender Wheat Grass Elymus trachycaulus
Softstem Bulrush Scirpus validus
Spike Rush Eleocharis acicularis
Switchgrass Panicum virgatum
Three-square Bulrush Schoenoplectus pungens
Timothy Phleum pratense
Torrey’s Rush Juncus torreyi
Tussock Sedge Carex stricta
Virginia Wild Rye Elymus virginicus
Western Wheat Grass Elymus smithii
Wood Reed Grass Cinna arundinacea
Woolgrass Scirpus cyperinus