Taxon  Report   10332 
Sagina maxima  A. Gray
Stickystem pearlwort
Sagina maxima
© 2015 Zoya Akulova (ssp. crassicaulis)
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Sagina maxima
© 2011 Sangeet Khalsa (ssp. crassicaulis)
Sagina maxima, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Sagina maxima
© 2015 Zoya Akulova (ssp. crassicaulis)
Genus: Sagina
Subspecies and Varieties:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Sagina maxima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2018).

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