Arundo Donax, or more commonly know as Giant Reed, is a subshrub shrub graminoid with green foliage of the genus Arundo. It has a rapid growth rate and a height of 9 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring summer fall, blooms during late spring and is somewhat tolerant of shade. Arundo Donax or Giant Reed's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Virginia.
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