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Juncus pelocarpus
brown-fruited rush

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington along the coast; southwestern British Columbia to southwestern Oregon.

Habitat: Sandy or peaty shores, and ditches; coastal, often near cranberry farms;

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Introduced from northeastern North America

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Juncus pelocarpus E. Mey.
Publication: Syn. Luzul. 30. 1823.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Juncus abortivus Chapm.
Juncus pelocarpus E. Mey. var. crassicaudex Engelm.
Juncus pelocarpus E. Mey. var. sabulonensis H. St. John
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Juncus pelocarpus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Juncus pelocarpus checklist entry

OregonFlora: Juncus pelocarpus information

E-Flora BC: Juncus pelocarpus atlas page

CalPhotos: Juncus pelocarpus photos

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