Flora of Northern Ireland
Spergularia rubra
© Graham Day
Spergularia rubra
© Paul Hackney
Spergularia rubra
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

A lime-avoiding plant of open sandy or gravelly habitats, including lake shores, gravel pits, railway tracks etc. It is rare, but widely scattered across Northern Ireland.

All names: Spergularia rubra (L.) J.S. & C.Presl; Alsine rubra (L.) Crantz