Juncus acutus L.

Common name

English: Sharp Rush

German: Stechende Binse

Portuguese: Junco-agudo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Juncales (2)

        Family: Juncaceae (2) (family description)

          Genus: Juncus (1)

           Epithet: acutus L. (1)

acutus => pointed, tapering to a point

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: brown, green

External links

Check for Juncus acutus at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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