Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Luzula acuminata Raf. var. acuminata image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Kenneth J. Sytsma

Matthew L. Wagner

Matthew L. Wagner

Matthew L. Wagner
Family Juncaceae
Luzula acuminata Raf. var. acuminata
hairy wood rush
Luzula: from Gramen Luzulae or Luxulae, diminutive of lux for light since one species is known to "shine with dew"
acuminata: having a long tapering point
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial rush
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Luzula carolinae S.Watson var. saltuensis (Fernald) Fernald
Luzula saltuensis Fernald

         
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