Taxon  Report   7597 
Silene gallica  L.
Common catchfly,  Windmill pink

Silene gallica
© 2008 Keir Morse
Silene gallica
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Silene gallica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Silene gallica
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Silene
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Silene anglica
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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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