A perennial grass, with creeping underground stems, aboveground stems are rigid, leaves are tough, up to 4 1/2 feet in height, flowers not showy, grows in coastal salt marshes along the coast of California and also in Mexico.
Spartina foliosa tolerates seaside conditions, salt, sand, no drainage and seasonal flooding.
Foliage of Spartina foliosa is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Spartina foliosa has color yellow.
Communities for Spartina foliosa:Coastal Salt Marsh.