Page author: David Giblin
Juncus alpinoarticulatus
alpine rush, northern rush
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: In scattered location on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; scattered throughout North America from Alaska to Washington, east across Canada and central U.S. to northeastern North America.

Habitat: Wet meadows, pond and lake shores.

Flowers: July-September

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Juncus alpinoarticulatus Chaix
Publication: Hist. Pl. Dauphiné. 1: 378. 1786. 1786.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Juncus alpinoarticulatus Chaix ssp. americanus (Farw.) Hämet---Ahti
Juncus alpinoarticulatus Chaix ssp. fuscescens (Fernald) Hämet---Ahti
Juncus alpinoarticulatus Chaix ssp. nodulosus (Wahlenb.) Hämet-Ahti
Juncus alpinus Vill., illegitimate name [HC]
Juncus richardsonianus Schult. & Schult.f.