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Juncus effusus f. spiralis

Juncus effusus f. spiralis

This clump forming, evergreen perennial is grown for its curious spiralling, leafless, dark-green stems. Occasionally brown flowers are produced in summer.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Division
In mid spring to early summer.

Special features

Wet sites
Plant in the shallow margins of pools or consistently moist, acidic soil in full sun or partial shade.

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Wet
Soil type
Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Juncaceae
Flower colour
Brown but insignificant
Scent
None

Problems

Generally pest & disease free.

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