Dark green, wire-like foliage grows in a tangle of curious spirals, resembling corkscrews. A great bog or pond plant. Prefers very moist to wet conditions.
Production Location: Florida
Tray Size: 38 plants
Common Name: Rush
USDA Hardiness Zone: 5 - 11
Mature Height: 14 inches
Foliage Color: Green
Exposure: Full Sun
Recommended Finish Size: 1 gallon
Growing Media: Well-draining commercial media
Growing Temperature: 65-75 F (days) 55-65 F (nights)
Soil PH: 5.5-6.2
Soil EC: 1.2-1.5
Finish Time for Spring Sale: 8 - 10 weeks
Growing Info: Pinching not required.
Fertilizing: Constant liquid feed at medium levels of 150 - 200 ppm N
Moisture Level: Grow plants evenly moist.
Watch for Pest and Disease: No serious insect or disease problems.
Vernalization Requirements: Not required.
Supplemental Lighting: None required.
Growth Regulators: Generally, not needed.
Day Length: Grown primarily for foliage.