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Juncus gerardii

Juncus gerardii Loisel.

Saltmeadow rush

Juncaceae (Rush Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: JUGE

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N), GL (N), SPM (N)

A member of the family Juncaceae which includes herbs, rarely shrubs, with mostly grass-like leaves, usually in a basal tuft, and small greenish or brownish flower in dense spikes or heads or sometimes in loose clusters or even solitary.

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CO , CT , DE , IL , IN , KS , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , ND , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OR , PA , RI , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI
Canada: NB , NS , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL FACW FACW OBL OBL OBL FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Juncus gerardii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Juncus gerardii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Juncus gerardii

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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