Calflora
Taxon  Report   7769    
Stellaria borealis  Bigelow  ssp. sitchana  (Steud.) Piper & Beattie
Boreal starwort,  Northern starwort, Sitka starwort
Stellaria borealis ssp. sitchana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Alsine bongardiana
PLANTS: Stellaria sitchana var. bongardiana
PLANTS: Stellaria calycantha var. sitchana
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More information about  Stellaria borealis ssp. sitchana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (STBOS)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 23, 2019).