giant chickweed
Myosoton aquaticum (L.) Moench


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Taxonomic Rank

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

Other System Links

Plants: MYAQ
Bayer: MYTAQ
GRIN: 401760
ITIS: 20314

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
giant chickweed


Category: Aquatic
Category: Forbs/Herbs