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Juncus effusus

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Plant types and subtypes: Grasses, Rushes, Wetland Grasses

Light Requirements: sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: moist, wet

Soil Description: acid, loam, clay, sand

Height: 3'-4'

Bloom Time: July, August, September

Bloom Color: green, brown

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: bog plant, clumping, colonizing, emergent, fall interest, ornamental foliage, pond margin plant, stream margin plant, swamp plant, wetland plant

Juncus effusus (common rush)
  • Juncus effusus (common rush)
  • Juncus effusus (common rush)
  • Juncus effusus (common rush)
  • Juncus effusus (common rush)

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Description

Juncus effusus

Also known as:

common rush

,

soft rush

Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Juncales
Family Juncaceae Rush family
Genus Juncus rush
Species Juncus effusus common rush