Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Juncus anthelatus (Wiegand) R.E.Brooks image
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Family Juncaceae
Juncus anthelatus (Wiegand) R.E.Brooks

Juncus: the classical Latin name for the rush, possibly from jungere, "to join or bind," because the stems were used for binding
anthelatus: with lateral branches exceeding central axis
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 1.5' tall rush

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Flora of North America (off site)
Juncus macer S.F.Gray f. anthelatus (Wiegand) F.J.Herm.
Juncus macer S.F.Gray f. discretiflorus F.J.Herm.
Juncus macer S.F.Gray var. anthelatus (Wiegand) Fernald
Juncus tenuis Willd. f. anthelatus (Wiegand) F.J.Herm.
Juncus tenuis Willd. f. discretiflorus (F.J.Herm.) Fernald
Juncus tenuis Willd. var. anthelatus Wiegand

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