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Cerastium glomeratum Thuill., it is an annual plant, with slender taproots, the stems erect or ascending, branched, 5-45 cm, hairy, glandular at least distally, rarely eglandular; small axillary tufts of leaves absent, the leaves not marcescent, ± sessile; blade 5-20(-30) × 2-8(-15) mm.,  Life Form: Th,   Flowering in: Feb-Jun,   Vern:———,   Phytochoria: Cosm, The native range of this species is Europe, Macaronesia to Assam. Notes: Wild in Libya, it is a common weed in cultivated fields and gardens lawns.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Benghazi Plain Jabal Nafusa
Tripoli 1976,1977  Sabratha region 2020 Wadi El-Ghattara 2010 Misallata (Shaafeen) 2008   Msallata-Garaboulli Province 2020
Al-Jabal Al-Akhder
Labrag 1968


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S.M.H. & El-Gadi, A. (1978) Flora of Libya,  Caryophyllaceae  Vol. (59) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
Al-khojah, H.M., Al-Yafour, L.A., Mahklouf, M.H. (2020) Floristic Study of Selected Districts in Sabratha region Libya. J. of Advanced Botany and Zoology Volume 7/Issue 4 ISSN: 2348-7313. , Sabratha region Libya 2020
Mahklouf, M.H., Sherif, A.S., Betelmal, A.G. (2020) Floristic Study and Species Diversity of Msallata-Garaboulli Province in Libya. J. of Advanced Botany and Zoology Volume 7 / Issue 3 ISSN: 2348-7313. Journal homepage:, Msallata-Garaboulli Province in Libya 2020
El-Rabiai, G.T., Al tira, F.M., Lamlom, S.H. (2010) Preliminary Checklist for the Flora of Wadi El Ghattara in Libya. Garyounis University Press Journal of Science and Its Applications Vol. 4, No. 1, pp 39-47, December 2010. Flora of Wadi El Ghattara 2010
Mohammed, S.A.H. (2008) A taxonomic and ecological study of the plants of the Shaafin Reserve in Masalatah. Master Thesis. Department of Biology-Faculty of Arts and Sciences-Al-Mirqab University. Al-Khums. Libya. (In Arabic)