Rush skeleton reed:
Is a invasive plant that is much more disruptive than others
not many animals eat it
it crowds other plants and takes up all the room .
it have flowers which look like little dandelions but when it dies it looks like just a bunch of sticks
Our 6th and 7th grade class has been trying to answer the question of whether we should preserve the Palouse Prairie that has 99.9% disappeared. One of our case studies involved native and invasive plant species and their current role in the Prairie ecosystem.
Walter Fertig from WSU Herbarium