Common name(s): Dune Rush
Family: Juncaceae - Rush Family
Species: Juncus lesueurii
Commonly found: Coastal salt-marsh
Size: Up to 5ft tall
Description: Dune Rush is a perennial plant that spreads through its rhizomes (underground stems). The above-ground stems may be clustered in small groups but they do not clump. The flowers are in clusters that appear off to the side. They are light brown in color. Dune Rush grows near fresh or salt water.