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Cerastium beeringianum Cham. & Schltdl.
Bering chickweed, Mountain chickweed
USDA Symbol: cebe2
Cerastium beeringianum grows at high elevations in western mountains of North America and has green-edged bracts in the flower cluster.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Root Type: Tap Leaf Complexity: Simple Fruit Type: Capsule Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
, WY Canada: AB
, SK Native Habitat:
Arctic and alpine tundra, meadows, open woodlands, rocky slopes, talus, cliff ledges, river and roadside gravel.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2013-05-16
Research By: TWC Staff