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Cerastium

Cerastium (ser-rass-tee-um); Mouse-ear chickweed, Pink Family (Caryophyllaceae). Cerastium is a large genus of low-growing, hardy and practically ineradicable perennials. Any sandy or ordinary well-drained soil and full sun are the only requirements. C. tomentosum (toh-men-toh-sum) Snow-In-Summer is native to Europe, grows to 3 to 6 inches high mat of small gray leaves and dainty, white tubular flowers.