Taxon  Report   4448 
Juncus confusus  Cov.
Colorado rush
Juncus confusus
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Juncus confusus
© 2015 Steve Matson
Juncus confusus
© 2012 Steve Matson
Juncus confusus, a monocot, is a perennial 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 confusus
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Juncus
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Juncus exilis
More information about  Juncus confusus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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:   (Accessed: Mar 18, 2018).

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