Taxon  Report   4444    
Juncus bufonius  L.  var. occidentalis  F. J. Herm.
Round fruited toad rush,  Western toad rush
Juncus bufonius var. occidentalis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Juncus
Parent: Juncus bufonius
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Juncus sphaerocarpus
More information about  Juncus bufonius var. occidentalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 24, 2020).