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Common Chickweed - Stellaria media. Height to 30cm<br />
Annual of disturbed ground. Sometimes prostrate. Stems hairy in lines on alternate sides between leaf nodes. FLOWERS are white, 5-petalled and 5-10mm across (Jan-Dec); 3-8 stamens. FRUITS are capsules on long, drooping stalks. LEAVES are oval, fresh green and in opposite pairs; upper ones unstalked.
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Common Chickweed - Stellaria media. Height to 30cm
Annual of disturbed ground. Sometimes prostrate. Stems hairy in lines on alternate sides between leaf nodes. FLOWERS are white, 5-petalled and 5-10mm across (Jan-Dec); 3-8 stamens. FRUITS are capsules on long, drooping stalks. LEAVES are oval, fresh green and in opposite pairs; upper ones unstalked.

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Date: 16 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/Nature Photographers Ltd
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