Taxon  Report   7597 
Silene gallica  L.
Windmill pink,  common catchfly
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
Silene gallica
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Silene gallica
© 2008 Keir Morse
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Silene
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Silene anglica
 Information about  Silene gallica  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SIGA)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 31, 2014).

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