Taxon  Report   7621 
Silene vulgaris  (Moench) Garcke
Bladder campion,  Common campion, Maidenstears
Silene vulgaris
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Silene vulgaris
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Silene vulgaris
© 2009 Chris Wagner
Silene vulgaris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Silene vulgaris
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Silene
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Oberna commutata
PLANTS: Silene cucubalus
PLANTS: Silene inflata
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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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