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Family Caryophyllaceae
Vaccaria hispanica (Mill.) Rauschert
cow-herb, cow soapwort
Vaccaria: from Latin vacca, "cow," from use as fodder or prevalence in pastures
hispanica: of Spain
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual forb

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