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Lesser Stitchwort (Stellaria graminea) discovered by Marcel Roy (#810)

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Sighting Info

Observed: July 4, 2012 @ 7:00 PM
Posted on: July 5, 2012 @ 8:53 AM (diff: 1 days)
Lesser Stitchwort (Stellaria graminea) - Short to tall creeping plant, with weak, straggly much branched, square, smooth stems. Leaves lanceolate to linear, pointed, and smooth. Flowers in lax clusters of 10 or more, white 5 to 12 mm, petals more or less equalling and sometimes longer than sepals, notched nearly to the base. Found in rough grassland, heaths, and dry hedge banks.

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