Taxon  Report   7605 
Silene menziesii  Hook.
Menzies' campion
Silene menziesii
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Silene menziesii
© 2010 Keir Morse
Silene menziesii
© 2013 Gary A. Monroe
Silene menziesii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Silene menziesii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Silene
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Silene menziesii
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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