Calflora
Taxon  Report   11774 
Juncus balticus  Willd.  ssp. ater  (Rydb.) Snogerup
Baltic rush
Juncus balticus ssp. ater
© © 2015 Steve Matson
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Juncus balticus ssp. ater
© 2015 Steve Matson
Juncus balticus ssp. ater
© 2015 Steve Matson
Juncus balticus ssp. ater, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Juncus balticus ssp. ater
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: JUNCACEAE  
Genus: Juncus
Parent Record Juncus balticus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Juncus arcticus var. balticus
ICPN: Juncus balticus var. montanus
More information about  Juncus balticus ssp. ater
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: Sep 19, 2018).

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