Wildflowers of New York

Cerastium arvense

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Field Chickweed
- Cerastium arvense

Pink Family

Naturalized alien
Leaves are longer and hairier than common chickweed
Flower petals are notched about halfway vs common chickweed with the notch close to the petal's base

Found: Roadsides, waste places, fields, gardens
Height: 6 - 10 inch
April - July bloom time

Cerastium arvense Field Chickweed Field Chickweed