Scientific Name: Stellaria media
Common Name: Chickweed
Other Common Names: common chickweed, chick weed, chick wittles,
chicken's meat, cluckweed, pamplina de canariios and hierba pajarera, canary
food, bird herb, starweed, star weed, satin flower, stitchwort and scarwort
Plant Type: Annual
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 4-9
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 50
Notes: Helps to treat constipation; Also leaves are used in salads. Helps with weight loss.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.