Juncus dudleyi   Dudley's or "toenail" rush
native                      grasslike           
Distribution: South Boise, Greenbelt, Foothills, West Valley

UW Burke Herbarium Link: Juncus dudleyi
USDA Plants Link: Juncus dudleyi   (JUDU2)
Flora of North America Link: Juncus dudleyi

I like to use the name “toenail rush” for Juncus dudleyi because the way to tell it from other species in the Juncus tenuis complex is how the short rounded leaf auricles are thickened like an old toenail (and about the same color).  Inflorescences are generally congested.

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