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Juncus dichotomus (Forked rush )
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Juncus dichotomus

Juncus dichotomus Elliott

Forked Rush

Juncaceae (Rush Family)

Synonym(s): Juncus dichotomus var. platyphyllus, Juncus platyphyllus, Juncus tenuis var. platyphyllus

USDA Symbol: JUDI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CO , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NM , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW FAC FACW FACW FACW FACW 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 dichotomus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Juncus dichotomus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Juncus dichotomus

Metadata

Record Modified: 2017-07-21
Research By: SET

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