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Common Name: Indian Chickweed
Mollugo verticillata is an annual plant that can grow up to 0.15 metres tall.
It has edible and medicinal uses.
Eastern and western N. America - southwards from Quebec and British Columbia.
Sandy river banks, roadsides and cultivated ground[
]. Weedy in fields, gardens, roadsides, moist to dry soils and sand; from sea level to 3000 metres[
Used as a pot herb[