Taxon  Report   7592 
Silene campanulata  S. Watson  ssp. campanulata 
Red mountain catchfly,  Red mtn. catchfly
Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata
© 2015 Cherilyn Burton
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Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata
© 2015 Cherilyn Burton
Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata
© 2015 Cherilyn Burton
Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata
© 2015 Cherilyn Burton
Genus: Silene
Parent Record Silene campanulata
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.3 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Distribution by County 

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Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Silene campanulata ssp. campanulata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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