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Common Rush | Juncus effusus

This commonly occurring, round stemmed rush makes a great addition to wet sites. Blooms in summer.


Plant Details

HabitatsRiparian Forests, Bottomland Forests, Shrub Swamp, Shallow Marsh, Wet Prairie
Habitat NotesTolerates a wide range of soils. Deer resistant.
Mature Height2-6 ft.
Shade Preferencepart shade
Soil Tolerancemoist, humus-rich soil
Special UsesCan be useful around bioswales and ornamental ponds.