Taxon  Report   7245 
Sagina maxima  A. Gray  ssp. crassicaulis  (S. Watson) G. E. Crow
Beach pearlwort,  Perennial pearlwort, Stickystem pearlwort
Sagina maxima ssp. crassicaulis
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
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Sagina maxima ssp. crassicaulis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Sagina maxima ssp. crassicaulis
© 2011 Sangeet Khalsa
Genus: Sagina
Parent Record Sagina maxima
Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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PLANTS: Sagina crassicaulis
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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:   (Accessed: Jul 16, 2018).

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