Unusual horizontally striped rush, dies back and loses effect in the Winter, but new Spring growth is particularly dramatic.
Top tip: Stems lose their stripyness as the plant ages, so divide regularly to ensure maximum effect.
Flowers: insignificant May-June
Propagation: Divide in Spring.
Depth of water over the soil: 05-25cm.
Planting: Plant into 5lt planting crate using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil