Taxon  Report   10778 
Arenaria serpyllifolia  L.  var. serpyllifolia 
Thymeleaf sandwort
Arenaria serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Arenaria serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
Arenaria serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Arenaria serpyllifolia var. 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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Arenaria serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Arenaria
Parent Record Arenaria serpyllifolia
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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TJM2: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. serpyllifolia
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2016).

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