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Green Rush

Juncus Ensifolius
Latin Name: Juncus Ensifolius
Moisture/Zone: Zone 2
Flower Colour: Brown
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green
Position: Part shade

This attractive little rush forms very pleasing compact clumps. The broad leaves look like small iris seedlings. Foliage is slightly blue-green. A useful plant for shady situations where other rushes may not thrive. The dark brown seed heads last all summer. Clumps are easily divided in spring when required. Plant in a medium container using aquatic soil covered with pea gravel. Place on the marginal shelf with up to 5cm of water above the soil.