Taxon  Report   4437    
Juncus bolanderi  Engelm.
Bolander's rush
Juncus bolanderi
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Juncus bolanderi
© 2010 Robert Steers
Juncus bolanderi
© 2003 Steve Matson
Juncus bolanderi, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Juncus bolanderi
© 2010 Robert Steers
Genus: Juncus
Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Juncus bolanderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).