Flora of Northern Ireland
Stellaria palustris
© Ralph Forbes
Stellaria palustris
(Map updated: March 2008)

The 'headquarters' of this species in Northern Ireland are around Lough Erne, but there is an isolated population at Lough Keelan in Co. Down. It grows in base-rich fens around lakes.

All names: Stellaria palustris Retz; Stellaria dilleniana Moench, non Leers; Stellaria glauca With.