Juncus spiralis

£3.20

Corkscrew rush

Green/gold/brown slim cylindrical corkscrew leaves curl in all directions. Evergreen.

Description

Also called corkscrew rush.  A strong growing variant of juncus effusus with spirally curled, leafless stems, occasionally producing small clusters of brown flowers in summer.

Top tip: Can be grown very effectively as a houseplant for kitchens and bathrooms.

Flowers: Insignificant May/June

Height: 20 – 30cm

Propagation: By division in Spring/early Summer.

Depth of water over the soil: 0-10cm

Planting: Plant into 5lt planting crate/basket using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil