Taxon  Report   7587 
Silene aperta  E. Greene
Bare campion,  Naked catchfly
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Silene aperta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Silene aperta
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Silene
Communities:
Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Silene aperta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (SIAP)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 07, 2016).

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