Calflora
Taxon  Report   11778    
Juncus exiguus  (Fernald & Wiegand) Lint ex Snogerup & Zika
Klamath or weak rush
Juncus exiguus
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Juncus exiguus
© 2012 Virginia Moran
Juncus exiguus
© 2004 Steve Matson
Juncus exiguus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Juncus exiguus
© 2012 Virginia Moran
Family: JUNCACEAE  
Genus: Juncus
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Juncus effusus var. exiguus
More information about  Juncus exiguus
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 20, 2019).