Taxon  Report   9630 
Spergula arvensis  L.
corn spurry
Spergula arvensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Bloom Period
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Spergula
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Spergula arvensis ssp. arvensis
PLANTS: Spergula arvensis ssp. sativa
PLANTS: Spergula arvensis var. sativa
PLANTS: Spergula sativa
 Information about  Spergula arvensis  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPAR)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 16, 2014).

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