Taxon  Report   7610 
Silene occidentalis  S. Watson  ssp. longistipitata  C. L. Hitchc. & Maguire
Western campion,  Western catchfly
Silene occidentalis ssp. longistipitata
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Silene occidentalis ssp. longistipitata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Silene occidentalis ssp. longistipitata
© 2005 Dean Wm. Taylor
Genus: Silene
Parent Record Silene occidentalis
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Silene occidentalis
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jun 25, 2018).

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