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  1. Juncus, genus Juncusnoun

    type genus of the Juncaceae; perennial tufted glabrous marsh plants of temperate regions: rushes


  1. juncus

    Juncus is a genus of flowering plants, commonly known as rushes, in the family Juncaceae. These plants are typically found in wet or marshy environments and have grass-like leaves with small green, brown or black flowers. They are usually perennial and rhizomatous (spread by forming roots and shoots at the nodes). They are used for ornamental purposes, soil erosion control, and some species even have medicinal uses.


  1. Juncus

    Juncus is a genus in the plant family Juncaceae. It consists of some 200 to 300 or more species of grassy plants commonly called rushes. They occur in all sorts of wetlands regions all over the world, but more rarely in the tropics.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of juncus in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of juncus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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