Vaccaria hispanica (Mill.) Rauschert  
Family: Caryophyllaceae
cow soapwort, cow-herb, cowcockle
[Saponaria hispanica Mill., Saponaria vaccaria L., Vaccaria pyramidata Medik., Vaccaria segetalis Garcke ex Aschers., Vaccaria vaccaria (L.) Britton, Vaccaria vulgaris Host]
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
Etymology: Vaccaria: from Latin vacca, "cow," from use as fodder or prevalence in pastures
Plants: annual forb
Conservation Status: Introduced - adventive
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Kurt Stüber  
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