Calflora
Taxon  Report   9247    
Stellaria borealis  Bigelow
Boreal starwort
Stellaria borealis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Stellaria borealis
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Stellaria borealis
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Stellaria borealis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Stellaria borealis
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Stellaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Stellaria borealis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (STBO3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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