Taxon  Report   11781    
Juncus hesperius  (Piper) Lint
Coast or bog rush
Juncus hesperius
© 2012 Aaron E. Sims
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Juncus hesperius
© 2004 Steve Matson
Juncus hesperius, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Juncus hesperius
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Genus: Juncus
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Juncus effusus var. brunneus
More information about  Juncus hesperius
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (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:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).