Ontario Grasses website

Welcome to the Ontario Grasses, Sedges & Rushes website
Your "online field guide" to Ontario's grasses, sedges and rushes

This website is all about grasses, sedges & rushes that grow in Ontario (Canada). If you're not from Ontario, don't go away! Most of the plants featured on this website grow elsewhere in eastern North America, and many grow elsewhere in the world.

 

Sweetgrass (Savastana odorata)
Sweetgrass (Savastana odorata)

 
 

What's New
(40 species now on this site,  46 species still to come)

  • Feb 28/14: Site redesign - New look, same great content!
  • Mar 29/13: Switch Grass (Panicum virgatum)
  • Jan 01/11: NEW: Revamped Mystery Plants section. Get your botany fix in the middle of winter!
  • Jan 01/11: NEW: Now you can watch a slideshow of randomly selected photographs.
 

Tall Cord Grass (Spartina pectinata)
Tall Cord Grass (Spartina pectinata)