Taxon  Report   4465    
Juncus falcatus  E. Mey.  var. falcatus   
(no longer an active name)
Sickle leafed rush
Juncus falcatus var. falcatus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Juncus
Parent: Juncus falcatus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Prairie, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Juncus falcatus ssp. falcatus

NOTE: Juncus falcatus var. falcatus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Juncus falcatus var. falcatus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Dec 11, 2019).