Big Twister Rush
Juncus effusus 'Big Twister'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
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- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
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21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||JUN-kus eff-Yoo-sus|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderately fast; 18 to 24 in. tall, 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Insignificant; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Container, Specimen, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Naturalizes Well, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Wet Soils, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Companion Plants||Hosta (Hosta); Bee Balm (Monarda); Creeping Jenny (Lysimachia); Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium); Turtlehead (Chelone)|
Provide average soil with consistent moisture; thrives in a moist, boggy environment, but tolerates drier conditions when established. For a tidy appearance, remove old, faded foliage before new foliage emerges. Clumps may be slow to establish, but once established will spread by creeping rhizomes. Adapts well to containers.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9