starry grasswort

[ gras-wurt, -wawrt ]
/ ˈgræsˌwɜrt, -ˌwɔrt /


a weedy plant, Cerastium arvense, of the pink family, native to the North Temperate Zone, having narrow leaves and white flowers.


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Also called field chickweed.

Origin of starry grasswort Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020