Juncus effusus L.
subsp. laxus (Robyns & Tournay) Snogerup

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Derivation of specific name: effusus: spreading; laxus: open, loose, lax
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,E
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Crawford, F.M. (2010). Juncaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Page 104.

Haines, R.W. & Lye, K. (1983). The Sedges and Rushes of East Africa East African Natural History Society, Nairobi, Kenya Pages 34 - 35. as Juncus effusus (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 92. As Juncus effusus

Pooley, E. (1998). A Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Region. Natal Flora Publications Trust. Durban. Pages 506 - 507. As Juncus effusus (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Juncus effusus subsp. laxus:

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Juncus effusus
African Plant Database: Juncus effusus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Juncus effusus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Juncus effusus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Juncus effusus
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iNaturalist: Juncus effusus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Juncus effusus
JSTOR Plant Science: Juncus effusus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Juncus effusus
Plants of the World Online: Juncus effusus
Tropicos: Juncus effusus
Wikipedia: Juncus effusus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Juncus effusus subsp. laxus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=113010, retrieved 30 May 2024

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