(modifié de Flore Méditerranéenne 2014) :
[D'après Coste, forme de Stellaria media (L.) Vill., q.v. ]
Répartition hors de France :
(modified from translated Coste):
A much-branched herb, generally yellowish-green in colour. The stems are prostrate, usually 10-20 cm long, though some can reach 40 cm, and glabrous with a single row of hairs between each pair of nodes.
Ecology UK: absent UK
Distribution outside France: ?
Fleurs : Pétales absentes, fleurs restant fermées Flor Med -> Stellaria media subsp. pallida Fleurs plus petites, 1-2 étamines
Flowers: borne in terminal inflorescences of between 3 and 6 cymes lowers are small, 2-3 mm in diameter, and never open widely. There are four or five green sepals, lanceolate and 2-3.5 mm long. Petals are usually absent, or, if present, are minute. There are usually between one and three stamens sometimes none, with grey-violet anthers and three styles Plant is self-pollinating and, because the flowers do not open widely, is often cleistogamous