Family, Pink. (Generic name means a horn, from size and shape of the pod.) All parts of the flower in fives. Petals, 2 - cleft. Leaves, ovate, oblong, hairy. An annual, rather clammy, rough, 6 to 8 inches high. The tiny flowers are in clusters, terminating the stem. Pods grow quite long on long pedicels. May and June.
Grassy lawns and fields in the Middle Atlantic States, widely extended.