Juncus bolanderi

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Juncus bolanderi
Juncus bolanderi

Species Name: Juncus bolanderi
Common Name: Bolander's Rush

Lush-looking. Fast-spreading rush. Regular water, good container plant. Sharp pointed ends recommended as barrier plant.

Plant Family: Juncaceae
Plant Type: Rush
Height by Width: 3' H x spreading
Growth Habit: Tall, upright, and spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full or part sun
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Regular to constant
Cold Hardy to: 5000'
Flower Season: Summer/Fall
Flower Color: Brown
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Northwest to British Columbia
Natural Habitat: Sandy or swampy ground

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Other Names
  • Harlow, Nora and Kristin Jakob. Wild Lilies, Irises, and Grasses: Gardening with California Monocots. Berkely and Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press. 2003.