Juncus balticus
(baltic rush)
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Category: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes

Photo Credits: Robert H. Mohlenbrock, Robert H. Mohlenbrock, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA NRCS. 1995. Northeast wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. Northeast National Technical Center, Chester

Height: 12 – 24 inches


Spread:  24 inches


Location: Bottom, Sides


Native Status: NE


Comments & Cautions:
typical in wet spring/dry fall conditions; highly tolerant of soil moisture conditions and drought


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Wet or Moist or Average

This plant prefers Loam or Clay soil.

The plant DOES NOT have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Plant Form

rhizomatous; dense growth

Foliage

tall wiry stems; bladeless leaves at plant base

Flowers

panicles in May-July; brown capsule fruit

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