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Stellaria, Stellaria graminea

Stellaria is the genus which includes stitchworts and chickweeds ( flowering plants in the family Caryophyllaceae).

Chickweeds are used as food plants by the larvae of some Lepidoptera species including Riband Wave and Setaceous Hebrew Character.

Stellaria Stellaria graminea