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|Family: Juncaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Juncus||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Species: Juncus bufonius||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
Juncus bufonius var. congestus Wahlb.
Habit: Plant generally large. Inflorescence: flowers generally congested on branch tips in dense, +- coiled cymes. Flower: perianth generally 5--8(10) mm, petals acuminate. Fruit: < petals.
Ecology: Drying pools, shores, disturbed ground, generally saline; Elevation: < 2500 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCoR, CaRF, s SNH, GV, CW, SW (exc s ChI); Distribution Outside California: to Wyoming, northern Baja California; native to northern Europe. Fruiting Time: Apr--Aug Note: Taxonomy unclear, relationship to typical Juncus bufonius needs study.
eFlora Treatment Author: Peter F. Zika
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Citation for this treatment: Peter F. Zika 2016. Juncus bufonius var. congestus, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=60332, accessed on August 25, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on August 25, 2016.