(Corkscrew Rush) Juncus ‘Spiralis’ is a fun and funky corkscrew rush that is a definite attention getter! As the foliage curls, twists, and turns, it is sure to be a conversation piece for your combination planters. A true ‘thriller’! ‘Spiralis’ can be easily grown in moist soils or submerged in up to 4 inches of water at the edge of a pond or in a water garden. Given consistent moisture, ‘Spiralis’ Juncus can also be planted in the landscape border bringing form, interest and movement . ‘Spiralis’ will die back to the ground in cold climates and is hardy in zones 5 through 11. Cut back the old foliage in early spring.
Common Name: Soft Rush
Plant Type: Perennial
Brand: PROVEN WINNERS® Perennials
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11What is my zone?
Max Height: 10 – 12 Inches
Max Spread: 1 – 2 Feet
Exposure: Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Flower Color: Green Shades
Soil Moisture Needs: Moderate, Moist, Wet
Attributes: Evergreen, Native
Design Use: Combination Containers, Container, Hanging Baskets, Waters Edge or Bog
Container Design: Thriller
Season of Interest (Foliage): Spring, Summer, Fall