Calflora
Taxon  Report   11773    
Juncus articulatus  L.  ssp. articulatus 
Jointed rush
Juncus articulatus ssp. articulatus
© 2018 Susan McDougall
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
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: Juncus articulatus
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

 
More information about  Juncus articulatus ssp. articulatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 15, 2019).