Schoenoplectus Heterochaetus, or more commonly know as Slender Bulrush, is a graminoid with green foliage and green flowers of the genus Schoenoplectus. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 4.9 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is summer, blooms during late summer, is intolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Schoenoplectus Heterochaetus or Slender Bulrush's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of California, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Wisconsin and Wyoming.