Stellaria

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Stellaria
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Greater stitchwort, Stellaria holostea


Greater stitchwort, Stellaria holostea
Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
Division:Magnoliophyta
Class:Magnoliopsida
Order:Caryophyllales
Family:Caryophyllaceae
Genus:Stellaria
Species

Water chickweed, S. aquaticum
Lesser stitchwort, S. graminea
Greater stitchwort, S. holostea
Common chickweed, S. media
Greater chickweed, S. neglecta
Wood stitchwort, S. nemorum
Marsh stitchwort, S. palustris
Bog stitchwort, S. uliginosa

Stellaria is the genus of stitchworts and chickweeds, flowering plants in the family Caryophyllaceae.

Chickweeds are used as food plants by the larvae of some Lepidoptera species including Riband Wave and Setaceous Hebrew Character.

Lesser stitchwort, Stellaria graminea
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Lesser stitchwort, Stellaria graminea


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