Ahart's Dwarf Rush

Juncus leiospermus var. ahartii

Juncaceae Family (Rush)


Distinguishing Characteristics

  • Two bracts below the flowers. Long, three-parted stigma and large anthers. 
  • Compare with Juncus uncialis which has a single bract and short stigma. 


  • Vernal pools, particularly on old gopher mounds.

Additional Information



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