Calflora
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
Family: JUNCACEAE  
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 PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2018).

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