Leaves are hollow, with cross walls (septae) which are often obvious externally
Leaves are hollow, with cross walls (septae) which are often obvious externally.
- Left: one flower head, with 3-5 (up to 8) flowers 3 – 5. Found in the subantarctic islands only. In this image, note single flower head, with multiple (5 here) flowers. Juncus scheuchzerioides. [PDF 433 KB]
- Right: many (more than 5) flower heads, which appear in clusters. In this image, the plant has 8 flower heads, 3 of which are circled. Each flower head has multiple flowers, indicated by arrows.
[Trevor James, AgResearch]