Juncus anthelatus (Wiegand) R.E.Brooks
Family: Juncaceae
[Juncus macer f. anthelatus S.F.Gray,  more]
Juncus anthelatus image
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Etymology: Juncus: the classical Latin name for the rush, possibly from jungere, "to join or bind," because the stems were used for binding
Plants: erect, perennial, 1.5' tall rush
Conservation Status: Native
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