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Taxon: Juncus balticus Willd.

 
Genus: Juncus
Family: Juncaceae
Nomen number: 316712
Place of publication: Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin Mag. Neuesten Entdeck. Gesammten Naturk. 3:298. 1809
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Sep-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 24 (11 active, 10 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • Baltic rush  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Baltic rush  (Source: ICAW) - English (Canada)
  • jonc de la Baltique  (Source: ICAW) - French (Canada)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; ornamental; revegetator; revegetator; revegetator

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Germany, Netherlands, Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation [Karelia, Arkhangelsk]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territories, Yukon] Greenland (s.), United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Crow, G. E. & C. B. Hellquist. 2000. Aquatic and wetland plants of northeastern North America, 2 vols. Note: = Juncus arcticus Willd.
  2. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press.
  3. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 53-54.
  4. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators
  5. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: = Juncus arcticus var. balticus (Willd.) Trautv.
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  7. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: with six varieties
  10. Kirschner, J. 2002. Juncaceae 3: Juncus subg. Agathryon. Species Plantarum: Flora of the World. 8:67.
  11. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  12. Sell, P. & G. Murrell. 1996-. Flora of Great Britain and Ireland.
  13. Seymour, F. 1969. The flora of New England.
  14. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.

Check other web resources for Juncus balticus Willd. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316712. Accessed 20 September 2019.