Calflora
Taxon  Report   7776    
Stellaria media  (L.) Vill.
Chickweed
Stellaria media, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Stellaria
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, agricultural weed

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Stellaria media ssp. media
More information about  Stellaria media
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (STME2)


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: Dec 12, 2019).