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Juncus hemiendytus  F. J. Herm.  var. abjectus  (F. J. Herm.) Ertter
Center basin rush,   Herman's dwarf rush
Juncus hemiendytus var. abjectus is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California, and also found in Idaho; Nevada and Oregon.
also called Juncus abjectus
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).
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Parent: Juncus hemiendytus
Genus: Juncus
Family: Juncaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Monocot
Jepson eFlora section: monocot

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS + PLANTSJuncus abjectus
Information about  Juncus hemiendytus var. abjectus from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (JUHEA)

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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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 02/02/2023).