Scientific Name: Juncus effusus Form: Vase
Common Name:common rush, bog rush Texture:Medium
Family Name:JuncaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Poales (grass-like), Aquatic plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: B.C. east of Cascades Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Linear
Flowers: Flowers clustered, (Floriferous), Green, Brown, Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Bog
Landscape Uses: Wetland - bogs
Key ID Features:Rigid, upright, 80 cm high; stems narrow, round, dark-green linear; leaves small, narrow, often reduced to basal sheaths.