Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Cerastium semidecandrum L. image
Photographer: Steven C. Garske           

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Steve C. Garske

from USDA Plants Website
Family Caryophyllaceae
Cerastium semidecandrum L.
five-stamen chickweed, small mouse-ear chickweed
Cerastium: from Greek keras, "a horn," referring to the shape of the seed capsule
semidecandrum: semi for "half," decandrus for "ten stamens"
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual forb

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