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Rush 'Elk Blue'

Juncus patens 'Elk Blue'
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Grass-like, evergreen perennial has blue-gray, narrow leaves that grow stiffly upright. Small, brown flowers make their appearance in summer. Great focal point in containers or at the edge of a pond. 

Plant with Hosta


  • Landscape Size: 1'-2' tall, 1'-2' wide
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 4-9, 14-24
  • Growth Habit: Upright, Clumping
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Attributes: Evergreen, Deer Resistant

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

    Green Thumb Guide

    Grows well in enriched, evenly moist to boggy soils. Feed in spring and summer with a light, all purpose fertilizer. 



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