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Large enough to serve all of your lawn and landscape needs yet small enough to care. 
  
Located in Wellington, serving North Central and North Eastern Ohio.

Mouse-ear Chickweed

Mouse-ear Chickweed  
 
 
  Mouse-ear Chickweed
Cerastium fontanum
vulgare

Mouse-ear Chickweed
Cerastium fontanum vulgare

Annual or perennial, broadleaf

RANGE: Throughout the United States.

APPEARANCE: The name of this weed offers a clue to its appearance. It has long, narrow, fleshy leaves that look fuzzy. Small, white flowers appear in late spring and early summer, followed by seed heads in mid summer.

GROWTH: This weed grows most actively during spring and early summer when it spreads by means of creeping stems that root at the nodes. It grows close to the ground and can withstand low mowing. It grows vigorously in moist, poorly drained, and shaded areas.

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