BIGHEAD RUSH (Juncus megacephalus)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: BIGHEAD RUSH (Juncus megacephalus)

aka Large-headed rush. Perennial rush that can reach heights of 3 ft. Wet locations. One of 22 juncus species listed as native to Florida by ISB.

Learn: http://eol.org/pages/631038/overview

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Juncus

Where does it grow in Florida? http://www.florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=785

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