Juncus conglomeratus

Juncus conglomeratus, known commonly as compact rush, is a perennial, herbaceous flowering plant species in the rush family Juncaceae.[1]

Juncus conglomeratus
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Juncaceae
Genus: Juncus
J. conglomeratus
Binomial name
Juncus conglomeratus

In the British Isles it is one of six rush species that can dominate lowland damp grasslands.[1]

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  1. ^ a b The Lowland Grassland Management Handbook Archived 2011-03-17 at the Wayback Machine 2nd edition, A Crofts and R G Jefferson (eds) English Nature ISBN 1-85716-443-1, 1999