Wild Rice (Zizania palustris)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Annual
Water Preferences: In Water
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Water gardens
Edible Parts: Roots
Seeds or Nuts
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Toxicity: Other: Can be infected by ergot, a highly toxic fungus


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