Valerianella radiata

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Scientific Name Valerianella radiata USDA PLANTS Symbol
VARA
Common Name Beaked Cornsalad ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
35397
Family Valerianaceae (Valerian) SEINet Reference
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Description Annual plant 6-18 inches tall; stout four-sided central stem, often branched in the upper half of the plant; opposite leaves up to 3 inches long and 1 inch across, oblong in shape and smooth edges; upper stems produce flat-topped clusters about 1/2 to 3/4 inch across of 4-12 small white flowers about 1/8 inch across, 5 petals, 3 stamens. Descr. excerpt from www.illinoiswildflowers.info. Texas Status
Native

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