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26a. Cerastium velutinum Rafinesque var. velutinum

Cerastium arvense Linnaeus var. bracteatum (Rafinesque) MacMillan; C. arvense var. oblongifolium (Torrey) Hollick & Britton; C. arvense subsp. velutinum (Rafinesque) Ugborogho; C. arvense var. velutinum (Rafinesque) Britton; C. arvense var. villosum Hollick & Britton; C. arvense var. webbii Jennings; C. bracteatum Rafinesque; C. oblongifolium Torrey

Decumbent sterile shoots absent, or when present, short, stems not obscured by overlapping leaves. Leaf blades linear-lanceolate to lanceolate or narrowly oblong, softly pubescent to subglabrous. 2n = 72.

Flowering spring. Limestone rocks, woodlands, serpentine barrens; 0-300 m; Ont.; Del., D.C., Ill., Ind., Iowa, Ky., Md., Mass., Mich., Minn., Mo., N.J., N.Y., Ohio, Pa., Tenn., Va., W.Va.


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