Species Mollugo cerviana (L.) Ser. (Thread-stem carpetweed)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Tracheophyta
  • -- order: Caryophyllales
  • --- family: Molluginaceae
  • ---- species: Mollugo cerviana
Characteristics:small, annual herb; multiple smooth stems; the narrow, lance-shaped leaves are arranged in whorls; green to white, star-shaped flowers in terminal inflorescences
References:Van Rooyen et al. 2001: 160
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