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Juncus tenuis 'Blue Dart'

BLUE DART RUSH

Buy Blue Dart Rush online. Blue Dart Rush is a compact, blue-foliaged grass is highly adaptable to a wide range of landscape situations, that can included boggy soils and long periods of drought. It also grows in most types of sun exposure.
  • New Item

Height:

12-20 Inches

Spread:

10-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Blue
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Blue
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Blue
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Blue
  • Dark Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
Plant Type*
  • Ornamental Grass
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Prefers Wet or Boggy Soils
  • Average
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Erosion Control
  • Groundcover
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Understory Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Grasses are easy to grow and adapt to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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