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Wildflowers
by common name

Lesser Stitchwort
Lesser Stichwort
July 10, 2008 - marginal hayfield in Canton

Stellaria graminea
Alien Wildflower

This is a whisp of a plant that's hard to find. It grows in grassy areas and along roadsides. This one was found in the Village of Potsdam.

Lesser Stichwort

Characteristics:

Height - 12 - 20 inch
Time of bloom - July
Flower colors - White
Propagation - Seed
Transplants - should be easy considering it's small size

Requirements:

Soil Type - sandy loam
Soil ph - Neutral
Water - Moist - Dry
Light - Full sun - Partial shade

Lesser Stichwort