European Chickweed (Cerastium pumilum)

  • European Chickweed (Cerastium Pumilum)
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  • European Chickweed (Cerastium Pumilum)
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  • European Chickweed (Cerastium Pumilum)
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Cerastium Pumilum, or more commonly know as European Chickweed, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Cerastium. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Cerastium Pumilum or European Chickweed's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arkansas, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Cerastium
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)

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