Vascular Plants - Caryophyllaceae - Silene:
Silene csereii
Page Author: David Giblin
biennial campion 
Blooms: June-August
Habit: herb
Duration: perennial
Origin: Introduced
Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south to Washington, east across the central and northern U.S. and Canada to the Atlantic Coast.
Habitat: Disturbed areas including fields, roadsides, and wastelots.
Accepted Name:
Silene csereii Baumg.

Treated in Flora of the PNW as:
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria Specimens: View list of all Silene csereii specimens in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WTU Herbarium Specimens: View list of Silene csereii specimens in the WTU Herbarium database.

Washington Flora Checklist: Silene csereii treatment.

E-Flora BC: Silene csereii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Silene csereii images.

USDA Plants Database: Silene csereii.
Additional photographs of Silene csereii:
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