Taxon  Report   4467    
Juncus hemiendytus  F. J. Herm.  var. abjectus  (F. J. Herm.) Ertter
Center basin rush,  Herman's dwarf rush
Juncus hemiendytus var. abjectus
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Juncus hemiendytus var. abjectus, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon.
also called Juncus abjectus
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Juncus hemiendytus var. abjectus
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Juncus
Parent: Juncus hemiendytus
Communities: Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS + PLANTS: Juncus abjectus
More information about  Juncus hemiendytus var. abjectus
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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 15, 2019).