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Stellaria prostrata (Prostrate starwort)
San Antonio River Authority

Stellaria prostrata

Stellaria prostrata Baldw.

Prostrate Starwort, Prostrate Chickweed

Caryophyllaceae (Pink Family)

Synonym(s): Alsine baldwinii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

1 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: FL , GA , LA , SC , TX , VA

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Fredericksburg Nature Center - Fredericksburg, TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0777 Collected Jan 2, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2021-03-06
Research By: TWC Staff

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