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Stellaria crispa
crisped starwort

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to Alberta, Idaho, and Montana.

Habitat: Moist areas from the lowlands to middle elevations in the mountains.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Stellaria crispa Cham. & Schltdl.
Publication: Linnaea. 1: 51. 1826.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Alsine crispa (Cham. & Schltdl.) Holz.
Stellaria borealis Bigelow var. crispa (Cham. & Schltdl.) Fenzl ex Torr. & A. Gray
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Stellaria crispa checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Stellaria crispa information.

E-Flora BC: Stellaria crispa atlas page.

CalPhotos: Stellaria crispa photos.

USDA Plants: Stellaria crispa information.

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