Taxon  Report   8986 
Silene serpentinicola  T. W. Nelson and J. P. Nelson
serpentine catchfly
Silene serpentinicola , a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Silene serpentinicola
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Silene serpentinicola
© 2008 Norman Jensen
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Silene
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Silene hookeri ssp. serpentinicola
 
 Information about  Silene serpentinicola  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (SISE10)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 16, 2014).

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