Calflora
Taxon  Report   9630    
Spergula arvensis  L.
Corn spurry
Spergula arvensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
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Bloom Period
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Spergula

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Spergula arvensis ssp. arvensis
PLANTS: Spergula arvensis ssp. sativa
PLANTS: Spergula arvensis var. sativa
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More information about  Spergula arvensis
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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 28, 2020).