Juncus Blue Arrows
If you like unusual indoor plants, you'll want to add this spectacular ornamental to your collection.
Origin: native to Japan.
Height: 2-3 ft (60-90 cm)
Light: Give it as much full sun as you can. It will tolerate some low light.
Water: Keep the soil wet at all times -- standing water is ideal. Native to marshlands, this is one plant you can't overwater.
Humidity: Moderate (around 40-50% relative humidity). Discover easy ways to increase humidity around your plant.
Temperature: Average to warm room temperatures (65-80°F/18-27°C) year-round. If you put this tender ornamental out on the patio for the summer, bring it back in when the temperature drops. It won't tolerate frost.
Soil: Peat moss-based potting mix, such as African violet mix.
Fertilizer: Feed monthly spring through fall with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted by half.
Propagation: Divide the fleshy roots in spring and pot separately.