Stellaria pubera / Pink Family
Height: To 16"
April 5, 2005
This woodland chickweed has much larger flowers than the weedy Mouse Ear Chickweed. It is a very common wildflower; it blooms in late March and April. There are 5 petals which are so deeply-notched they look like 10.
Where seen:Oak Ridge Greenways, Haw Ridge, Frozen Head SP, Norris Dam SP, Big Ridge SP, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Warriors' Path SP, Ijams Nature Center