boreal chickweed
Cerastium tomentosum L.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Genus: Cerastium

Other System Links

Plants: CETO2
GRIN: 9895
ITIS: 19966
NPDN Host: 36570

Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:

Cerastium tomentosa L.(Misspelling)
Cerastium biebersteinii DC.(Synonym)


Category: Forbs/Herbs


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