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Stellaria humifusa

Stellaria humifusa Rottb.

Saltmarsh Starwort

Caryophyllaceae (Pink Family)

Synonym(s): Alsine humifusa, Stellaria humifusa var. oblongifolia, Stellaria humifusa var. suberecta

USDA Symbol: STHU

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), AK (N), CAN (N), GL (N), SPM (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
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Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: AK , ME , OR , WA
Canada: NB , NL , NS , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL
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.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Stellaria humifusa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Stellaria humifusa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Stellaria humifusa

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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