Juncus tenuis Willd.
FamilyJuncaceae — APG family: Juncaceae
SynonymsJuncus macer S. F. Gray, Juncus dudleyi
DescriptionDensely caespitose; leaves flat, in dry specimens involute, as long as or shorter than culms; sheaths with broad, scarious margin, auricles much longer than broad; lower bracts longer than cyme; cyme compact or loose; sepals light brown, lan- ceolate, highly acute, much longer than the retuse capsule; anthers much shorter than filaments.
EcologyRoadsides, open ground. Described from North America.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.