Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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  Luzula luzuloides (Lam.) Dandy & Wilmott subsp. luzuloides image
Photographer: Botanical Illustration           

from USDA Plants Website
Family Juncaceae
Luzula luzuloides (Lam.) Dandy & Wilmott subsp. luzuloides
European wood rush, forest wood rush, oak-forest wood rush
Luzula: from Gramen Luzulae or Luxulae, diminutive of lux for light since one species is known to "shine with dew"
luzuloides: like Luzula which from Italian lucciola
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: perennial rush

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Juncus luzuloides Lam.
Juncoides nemorosum (Pollard) Kuntze
Juncus nemorosus Pollard
Luzula albida (Hoffm.) DC.
Luzula nemorosa (Pollard) E.Mey., non Hornem.

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