Patagonia Wildflowers
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common chickweed
Stellaria media
Stellaria media
common chickweed Pink Family
Stellaria media Caryophyllaceae
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English common name
  •common chickweed
Spanish common names
  •hierba gallinera
accepted scientific name
  •Stellaria media (L.) Vill.
rules for finding collection records
  •Stellaria media (688)
family name
  • Caryophyllaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 2nd week of January
Native to Europe

How Likely at this Location (94%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
base map where plant found
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