Taxon  Report   7620    
Silene verecunda  S. Watson  ssp. verecunda 
Dolores campion,  San francisco campion
Silene verecunda ssp. verecunda, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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(51 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Genus: Silene
Parent: Silene verecunda
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS

JEF other name:
Silene verecunda

More information about  Silene verecunda ssp. verecunda
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2020).