scale bar = 1cm.
Corn Spurrey- introduced (*Spergula arvensis)
Family: Caryophyllaceae (Chickweed, Carnation family).
- it is a herb
- the leaves are narrow (less than 1mm wide) and grow in clusters from the stem joints
- the flower stalks are sharply bent back after flowering
- the flowers are white.
The sharply bent-back flower stalks make this a distinctive plant.
Image. Corn Spurrey. Muckleford. 2: Enlargement of image 1. The seeds are black.