Taxon  Report   4435 
Juncus articulatus  L.
Jointed rush,  Jointleaf rush

Juncus articulatus
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Juncus articulatus, 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 articulatus
© 2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Genus: Juncus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Juncus articulatus var. obtusatus
PLANTS: Luzula hyperborea
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 26, 2015).

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