Week 20 – May 18, 2021

Plant Information

Javelin ColorGrass® Juncus

  • Javelin ColorGrass® Juncus - Bloom
  • Javelin ColorGrass® Juncus - Commercial Landscape 1
  • Javelin ColorGrass® Juncus - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Juncus pallidus

Common Name: Rush

Hardiness Zone: 8a - 10b

Hardiness Degree: 10°F (-12.2°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18 - 22" (46 - 56cm)

Height: 48" (122cm)

Width: 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Makes a dramatic statement in the landscape or Mixed Containers.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks
Transplant to finish: 5 to 6 weeks

Developed from unique genetics and available only from PanAmerican Seed, Javelin makes a dramatic “thriller” for mixed containers. Can grow up to 5 ft./1.5 m tall in gardens/landscapes. Rugged, upright plant can grow in standing water, but also handles heat/drought. Provides great Winter interest, maintaining upright, stiff, straw-colour foliage.
Colour group: Green
Containers: 4 in./10 cm, 6 in./15 cm*, Gallon
*3 plants per pot