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Last updated 12/31/2008 by David Giblin.
Juncus effusus L. ssp. effusus[HC2]
soft rush

Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 326.

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: Taxonomy follows Kirschner et al. (2002). A common introduction on both the east and west sides of the Cascades.

References:

» Hämet-Ahti, L. 1980a. The Juncus effusus aggregate in eastern North America. Ann. Bot. Fennici 17: 183-191.
» Kirschner, J., Ed. 2002. Juncaceae 3: Juncus subg. Agathryon, Species Plantarum: Flora of the World Part 8. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra, Australia. 192 p.
» Novikov, S. Snogerup, K. L. Wilson, and P. F. Zika. 2002. Juncus subg. Agathryon sect. Juncotypus. Pp. 57-145, in: Kirschner, J., Ed. Juncaceae 3: Juncus subg. Agathryon, Species Plantarum: Flora of the World Part 8. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra, Australia. 192 p.
Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Juncus effusus L. var. compactus Lej. & Courtois[HC]
Juncus effusus L. var. effusus
Juncus effusus L. var. subglomeratus DC.