Taxon  Report   4438 
Juncus brachyphyllus  Wieg.
Short leaved rush,  Tuftedstem rush
Juncus brachyphyllus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Genus: Juncus
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Juncus kansanus
More information about  Juncus brachyphyllus
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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 23, 2016).

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