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Juncus phaeocephalus phaeocephalus

Brown Headed Creeping Rush.

We currently do not grow this plant.

A wonderful creeping groundcover for seasonally wet (winter) spots near the coast. A frogs delight. Use where the soil is shallow and wet in the winter in place of lawn., A rush that looks superficially similar to a sedge, a perennial with rhizomes. grows in moist seeps, will grow on serpentine, grows with Verbena spp., Mimulus guttatus, Eleocharis macrostachya and Agrostis densiflora.

Juncus phaeocephalus phaeocephalus tolerates clay, serpentine, no drainage and seasonal flooding.

Juncus phaeocephalus phaeocephalus's foliage color is green-gray and type is stressdeciduous.
Juncus phaeocephalus phaeocephalus's flower color is white.

Communities for Juncus phaeocephalus phaeocephalus:Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand and Riparian (rivers & creeks).

ph: 4.00 to 7.00
usda: 7 to 10
height[m]: 0.10 to 0.30
width[m]: 1.00 to 3.00
rainfall[cm]: 70.00 to 1550.00

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