Juncus articulatus

To 1 ½' tall
Inconspicuous, greenish-brown flowers
Blooms June to August
Tolerates Light shade
Stream Banks, moist meadows, peaty or sandy shores
Potential wildlife values for Juncus species include
Seed for wildfowl, upland gamebirds, marshbirds, songbirds, waterfowl
Roots eaten by moose and muskrat
Spawning grounds for rock bass, bluegills, etc.
Cover for waterfowl