Taxon  Report   4436 
Juncus balticus  Willd.
Baltic rush,  wire rush
Juncus balticus, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Juncus balticus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Juncus balticus
© 2005 Brent Miller
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: JUNCACEAE  
Genus: Juncus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Juncus balticus ssp. ater
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Juncus arcticus ssp. littoralis
 
 Information about  Juncus balticus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (JUARL)

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

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2015).

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