Bulbous Rush - Juncus bulbosus
A small, variable and often grass like plant, it is frequently viviparous with new plants growing out from the main plant instead of flowers.
The County Recorder has asked for a specimen of this plant to be retained for verification
Wet ground including bog, woodland and heath.
Flowers between June and September.
Widespread in much of Britain.
Local - Leicestershire records are almost entirely confined to Charnwood Forest and north west Leicestershire. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 26 of the 617 tetrads.
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