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Stellaria alsine
bog stichwort

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to Washington; native to eastern North America; also introduced in Chile.

Habitat: Streambanks, culverts, ditches, and moist forest edges, typically where disturbed.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Stellaria alsine Grimm
Publication: Nova Acta Phys.-Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 3(app.): 313. 1767.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Stellaria alsine in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Stellaria alsine checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Stellaria alsine information.

E-Flora BC: Stellaria alsine atlas page.

CalPhotos: Stellaria alsine photos.

USDA Plants: Stellaria alsine information.

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