Knotted Pearlwort (Sagina nodosa)

  • Knotted Pearlwort (Sagina Nodosa)
    Credit: Pymouss44 | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0,2.5,2.0,1.0 GFDL
  • Knotted Pearlwort (Sagina Nodosa)
    Credit: Walter Hood Fitch | [ The free bio-lib] Illustrations of the Britisch Flora (1924) | License: PD Old
  • Knotted Pearlwort (Sagina Nodosa)
    Credit: Jan Kops | Flora Batava, Volume 6 (1832) | License: PD Old PD-Art (PD-old)
  • Knotted Pearlwort (Sagina Nodosa)
    Credit: Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 2: 52. | [[1]] [[2]] | License: PD US

Sagina Nodosa, or more commonly know as Knotted Pearlwort, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Sagina. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Sagina Nodosa or Knotted Pearlwort's floral region is North America US Lower 48

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Sagina
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (NI) CAN (NI?) GL (N) SPM (I?)
  • State T/E Status: MI (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: MI (pearlwort)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACU+ FAC
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC) 3(FACU+*)

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