Calflora
Taxon  Report   7705    
Spergula arvensis  L.  ssp. arvensis   
(no longer an active name)
Corn spurrey,  Spurry, Starwort, Stickwort
Spergula arvensis ssp. 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
Parent: Spergula arvensis

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS other name:
Spergula arvensis

 
NOTE: Spergula arvensis ssp. arvensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Spergula arvensis ssp. arvensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (SPAR)

BONAP Distribution Map

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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: Oct 28, 2020).