Taxon  Report   7607 
Silene noctiflora  L.
Night flowering campion,  Nightflowering silene
Silene noctiflora
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
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Silene noctiflora
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Silene noctiflora
© 2014 Jean Pawek
Silene noctiflora, 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 noctiflora
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Silene
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Melandrium noctiflorum
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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 27, 2016).

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