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Stellaria pallida  (Dumort.) Crép.
Pale starwort
Stellaria pallida
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Stellaria pallida
© 2005 Keir Morse
Stellaria pallida, 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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Stellaria pallida
© 2005 Keir Morse
Genus: Stellaria
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Stellaria media ssp. pallida

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Stellaria media ssp. pallida
More information about  Stellaria pallida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).