Calflora
Taxon  Report   10133 
Moenchia erecta  (L.) G. Gaertn., B. Mey. & Scherb.
Upright chickweed
Moenchia erecta
© 2004 Norman Jensen
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Moenchia erecta, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Moenchia erecta
© 2004 Norman Jensen
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Moenchia
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Moenchia erecta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (MOER)

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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: Jul 20, 2018).

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