Taxon  Report   9691    
Arenaria serpyllifolia  L.
Thymeleaf sandwort
Arenaria serpyllifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Genus: Arenaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arenaria leptoclados
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. leptoclados
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. serpyllifolia
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More information about  Arenaria serpyllifolia
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2019).