The Plant list

Common Name

JUNCUS effusus


The corkscrew rush. Evergreen perennial. Glossy green spiralling leaves with clusters of small brown flowers. July-August. Ht 40cm Sp 40cm. Loves boggy moist soil. Part Shade or Sun. Ideal for marginal planting by a pond or in a pot kept well watered. A quirky specimen.


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Plant Details: JUNCUS effusus f.spiralis


Species: effusus

Variety: f.spiralis

Family: Juncaceae

Origin: Europe

Flower colour: Brown

Flower month: Jul, Aug

Flower scent: None

Foliage colour: Green

Autumn leaf colour: Green

Winter leaf colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Bog or marginal

Aspect: Part Shade, Sun

Evergreen: Evergreen

Height: 40

Spread: 50

Flower type: Single

Flower attribute: Elegant

Leaf colour: Green

Seed colour: Black

Container: Large Pots

Slug resistant: YES

Slug resistant: YES

Winter grow conditions: Outside

Compost: Peat Based

Web rating: Woottens rating 7/10

Pot Size: 2 litre

Mail Order Details

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Collections – For container grown stock we need 4 workings days’ notice before collection & 10 days’ for bareroot stock. You can collect from the nursery on a Wednesday between 9am-4pm or a Saturday between 9am-12noon or on one of our open weekends.