Calflora
Taxon  Report   1873 
Cerastium glomeratum  Thuill.
Large mouse ears,  Mouseear chickweed, Sticky chickweed
Cerastium glomeratum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Cerastium glomeratum
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Cerastium glomeratum
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Cerastium glomeratum, 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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Cerastium glomeratum
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Cerastium
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cerastium acutatum
PLANTS: Cerastium glomeratum var. apetalum
PLANTS: Cerastium viscosum
More information about  Cerastium glomeratum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CEGL2)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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