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Last updated 5/25/2020 by David Giblin.
Silene oregana S. Watson[FNA5, HC, HC2]
Oregon catchfly

Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts. 10: 343. 1875.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA5: "The creamy white laciniate petals are the best field (and herbarium) guide to distinguishing this species from Silene parryi and S. scouleri, both of which have 2-4-lobed petals that are usually dingy cream to greenish or purple tinged."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Silene filisecta M. Peck
Silene gormanii Howell