Juncus marginatus Rostk. - Grass-leaved Rush
Family - Juncaceae
Stems - No info yet.
Base of plant.
Leaves - No info yet.
Inflorescence - No info yet.
Flowers - No info yet.
Flowering - May - September.
Habitat - Mesic to dry upland prairies and glades.
Origin - Native to U.S.
Other info. - This species can be found mainly in the southern half of Missouri but is found in a handful of counties north of the Missouri River also. The plant can be identified by its fairly open inflorescence, rounded capsules, and hyaline-margined perianth parts. The perianth parts are equalling or mostly longer than the capsule.
Photographs taken off Lee Rd 27, Auburn, AL., 9-9-05.