Taxon  Report   4493 
Juncus rugulosus  Engelm.
Wrinkled rush
Juncus rugulosus
© 2016 Neal Kramer
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Juncus rugulosus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Juncus rugulosus
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Juncus rugulosus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Juncus rugulosus
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Genus: Juncus
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Juncus rugulosus
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 24, 2018).

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