Taxon  Report   9061    
Cerastium arvense  L.  ssp. strictum  Gaudin
Field chickweed
Cerastium arvense ssp. strictum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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

Serpentine affinity: 2.1; (weak indicator)

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Cerastium arvense var. strictum
PLANTS: Cerastium alsophilum
PLANTS: Cerastium nitidum
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More information about  Cerastium arvense ssp. strictum
Nursery 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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 25, 2020).