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Spergula arvensis, the corn spurry,[1] is a species of plant in the genus Spergula.[2]

Spergula arvensis
Gewone spurrie plant Spergula arvensis.jpg
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S. arvensis
Binomial name
Spergula arvensis

It is the county flower of Montgomeryshire in the United Kingdom.

It is considered a cosmopolitan agricultural weed.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Spergula arvensis". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 25 November 2015.
  2. ^ a b New, June K. (1961). "Spergula Arvensis L.". Journal of Ecology. 49 (1): 205–215. doi:10.2307/2257434. JSTOR 2257434.
  3. ^ "Spergula arvensis (corn spurry)". www.cabi.org.