Taxon  Report   10028 
Juncus falcatus  E. Mey.
Falcate rush
Juncus falcatus
© 2011 Vernon Smith
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Juncus falcatus
© 2002 Doreen L. Smith
Juncus falcatus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Juncus falcatus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Juncus falcatus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Coastal Strand, Coastal Prairie, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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