Province distribution : Balearic Islands. Barcelona. Gerona. Lérida. Tarragona. Valencia.
Distribution in the islands : Dragonera. Formentera. Ibiza. Mallorca. Minorca.
General distribution : Holoartica
Flowering time : March. April. May. June. July. August. September.
Life-forms : Terophyte.
Habitat : Therophytic communities.
IUCN Category : Poco preocupante
Characteristics : A very small but common annual cycle herb, lives on wet soils, a faithful colonizer of street tiles. Leaves are linear and opposite, and end in a short awn (examine with a magnifying glass!), this character easily differentiates it from Sagina maritima. Flowers have four sepals that open in the form of a cross when forming the capsule.