Cerastium

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Cerastium is a genus of annual, winter annual, or perennial plants belonging to the family Caryophyllaceae. They are commonly called mouse-ear chickweed. Species are found nearly worldwide but the greatest concentration is in the northern temperate regions. There are about 200 species. A number are common weeds in fields and on disturbed ground.

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  1. (c) Franco Folini, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), http://www.flickr.com/photos/78425154@N00/4654020141
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cerastium

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