|Common Name:||White cockle|
|Classification/Rank:||Aggressive or Under Bio-control|
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|Habitat/Range:||• confirmed in 1994 in Telkwa. • considered naturalized in the United States|
• biennial or short lived perennial herb that grows 0.3 to 1.0 m tall.
• stems erect, several, branched, stiff-hairy below, becoming smooth above
• basal leaves lance shaped, slenderly to broadly stalked; stem leaves opposite, lance shaped, lower ones larger than basal leaves; slightly reduced and unstalked upwards
• flowers white, 5 petals; evening blooming, scented
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