Cerastium alpinum (Alpine Chickweed) is a species of perennial herb in the family carpetweeds. They have a self-supporting growth form. They have simple, broad leaves and capsule fruit. Flowers are visited by Smittia extrema, Dasineura, Phygadenon, and Thricops hirtulus. Individuals can grow to 0.1 m.
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