Sherardia arvensis

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Scientific Name Sherardia arvensis USDA PLANTS Symbol
SHAR2
Common Name Field Madder ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
35237
Family Rubiaceae (Madder) SEINet Reference
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Description Sprawling, fine annual with stems 4-16 inches long; set, narrow stem leaves in whorled sets of 5; tiny pink flowers, about 1/8 inch across with 4 petals. Introduced from Eurasia. Texas Status
Introduced

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