Calflora
Taxon  Report   11773 
Juncus articulatus  L.  ssp. articulatus 
Jointed rush
Juncus articulatus ssp. articulatus
© 2018 Susan McDougall
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Juncus articulatus ssp. articulatus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Juncus articulatus ssp. articulatus
© 2018 Susan McDougall
Family: JUNCACEAE  
Genus: Juncus
Parent Record Juncus articulatus
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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More information about  Juncus articulatus ssp. articulatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Juncus:  the classical Latin name for the rush, possibly from jungere, "to join or bind," because the stems were used for binding (contributed by Cynthia Powell)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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