Taxon  Report   4445 
Juncus capillaris  F.J. Herm.
Hairystem dwarf rush,  Slender stemmed dwarf rush
Juncus capillaris
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Juncus capillaris, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Juncus capillaris
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Family: JUNCACEAE  
Genus: Juncus
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.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Juncus capillaris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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USDA PLANTS Profile (JUCA4)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 27, 2016).

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