California Gray Rush
El Nativo Growers, Inc.
Although a wetland plant, Juncus patens can tolerate fairly dry conditions. Eventually will clump to 2-3' in many years. Grows to a height of 2-2.5'. There are many selections of this species available with different foliage variations and heights. Carefree with little to no maintenance. Provides great upright structure to many styles of landscapes.
Information by James Campbell, El Nativo Growers
Dig hole, insert plant slightly higher than soil grade. Disturb root ball very little. No amendments, just native soil. No fertilizers. Backfill the hole .Water lavishly. Mulch top of soil around plant in a 4' diameter circle. - Bert Wilson Las Pilitas
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