Taxon  Report   7771 
Stellaria crispa  Cham. & Schldl.
Ruffled Starwort,  curled starwort
Stellaria crispa, 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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Stellaria crispa
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
Stellaria crispa
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Stellaria
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Alsine crispa
PLANTS: Stellaria borealis var. crispa
 Information about  Stellaria crispa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (STCR2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2014).

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