Taxon  Report   9247 
Stellaria borealis  Bigelow
Boreal starwort
Stellaria borealis
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
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Stellaria borealis
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Stellaria borealis
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Stellaria borealis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Stellaria borealis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Stellaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Stellaria borealis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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 15, 2018).

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