Schoenoplectus lacustris (Common Club-Rush)


Schoenoplectus lacustris, Scirpus lacustris or Common Club-Rush, is a decorative marsh plant suitable for the phyto-purification of ponds and natural pools

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Additional information

Main characteristics

Schoenoplectus lacustris is a marsh plant consisting of a large rhizome from which tall, bright green, cylindrical stems sprout


In summer, brown spiked inflorescences appear

Flowering period

June – September

Plant uses

Schoenoplectus lacustris is very useful for the phyto-purification of water in ponds and natural pools


The rhizomes can be dried and used as flour. The tips of the rhizomes are crunchy and sweet, to be eaten raw. The young buds in spring are also edible

Planting depth

From 0 to -20 cm of depth

Plant height

Up to 180 cm

Soil to use

Field soil with 2/3 tablets of Osmocote fertilizer near the rhizome


Full direct sun for at least 6 hours in the middle hours of the day

PH tolerated

Acidic, neutral or basic (alkaline): 6.5 to 8

Frost Resistance

Yes, it withstands very cold temperatures


Native plant of Europe

Shipped plant

In temporary 10×10 basket

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