OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Juncus secundus   FAMILY Juncaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Juncus secundus   FAMILY Juncaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Juncus secundus

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 040-01-009:
Juncus secundus   FAMILY Juncaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Juncus secundus

 

COMMON NAME:
Lopsided Rush, Secund Rush


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image of Juncus secundus, Lopsided Rush, Secund Rush

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_juse_001_lvd

        

image of Juncus secundus, Lopsided Rush, Secund Rush

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_juse_003_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (4/24/22):
Juncus secundus   FAMILY Juncaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Juncus secundus   FAMILY Juncaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Juncus secundus

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 040-01-009:
Juncus secundus   FAMILY Juncaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Juncus secundus

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

4516

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Uncommon in NC Piedmont, rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Habitat: Dry woodlands and fields, rock outcrops, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Bisexual
Radially symmetrical
6 tepals in two whorls of 3
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall?
Capsule

 

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