Soft Rush
Juncus effusus
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously very moist
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers hot summer (average over 22 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 5.5 - 7.0
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid temperate

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Names

Other common names Common Rush
Family Juncaceae
Other scientific names Juncus decipiens

Characteristics

Growth form grass
Hardiness USDA 4 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -35°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • brown
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    6
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Leaf color
  • green