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Last updated 2/13/2021 by David Giblin.
Silene menziesii Hook.[FNA5, HC, HC2]
Menzies's catchfly

Publication: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 90, plate 30. 1830.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA5:"Silene menziesii is quite variable in the extent to which the inflorescence is developed and in its pubescence. This, coupled with the functionally dioecious nature of the species, has spawned a plethora of names, none of which appear to warrant recognition."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Silene menziesii Hook. var. menziesii[HC]
Silene menziesii Hook. var. viscosa (Greene) C.L. Hitchc. & Maguire[HC]