Robert H. Mohlenbrock @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA SCS. 1989. Midwest wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. Midwest National Technical Center, Lincoln.
Thriving on abuse, path rush is very adaptable and tolerant of sun, shade, flooding, and drought. Great for walking paths, between paving stones and can be used as a ground cover to help control erosion.
This clump forming plant spreads by rhizomes and self-seeding.
For more information on this plant, visit the USDA PLANTS Database: http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=JUTE