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Cerastium fontanum ssp. vulgare; Big Chickweed   

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Cerastium fontanum ssp. vulgare
Cerastium fontanum ssp. vulgare
Big Chickweed
Photographer: Steve Matson

ID: 0000 0000 0904 0390 (2004-09-17)

Copyright © 2004 Steve Matson

  • date of photo  Sep 11, 2004
  • date collected  Sep 10, 2004
  • latitude 39.23930   longitude -120.03220     View on Google Maps.
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   Matson Photo Lab;7660 North Ave. Kings Beach, Placer Co. CA
  • plant's place of origin   Tahoe Basin, Kings Beach, in swale northwest of Safeway 50 meters: elevation: 6,248 ft. (Placer County, California, US)
  • family Caryophyllaceae
  • notes   Specimen collected by Steve Matson #1147 on 10 September 2004: detail of flower with mature capsule
  • camera   Canon EOS D60 with MP-E 65mm macro lens
  • contributor's ID #  C:Botany ImagesCaryophyllaceaeCerastiumfontanum ssp. vulgare5-23
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Big Chickweed, Common Mouse-ear Chickweed (ITIS )
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