Juncus 'effusus' Juncus 'effusus'

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Juncus 'effusus'

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  • Upright Thriller,
  • Water Plant,
  • Very Hardy
Common Name:Soft Rush
Plant Type:Perennial
Brand:American Beauties Native Plants
Hardiness Zone: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:3 - 3 Feet
Spread:1 - 2 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance:Deer

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(Soft Rush)A native thriller, Juncus effusus adds texture and height to gardens and conatiners alike. Standing up to 3 foot tall, Juncus effusus features stiff rounded blades of upright growing grass. Often found in moist or wet locations, Juncus effusus can be grown at the waters edge as well as in up to 6 inches of standing water, perfect for ponds or creekbanks. Hardy in zones 2-9, Juncus effusus can be found in almost all areas of the United States. This deer resistant variety is also drought and salt tolerant. You can enjoy Juncus effusus as an upright thriller in container combinations as well as in your garden and landscape.
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Juncus 'effusus'

Common Name Soft Rush
USDA Hardiness Zone 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Brand American Beauties Native Plants
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist, Wet
Critter Resistance Deer
Attributes Evergreen, Native
Design Use Border, Combination Containers, Container, Waters Edge or Bog

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