Taxon  Report   9691 
Arenaria serpyllifolia  L.
thymeleaf sandwort
Arenaria serpyllifolia, 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]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Arenaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Arenaria serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Arenaria leptoclados
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. leptoclados
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. serpyllifolia
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia var. tenuior
 Information about  Arenaria serpyllifolia  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARSE2)

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 21, 2014).

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