Page author: David Giblin
Silene csereii
biennial campion

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to Washington, east across the central and northern U.S. and Canada to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Disturbed areas including fields, roadsides, and wastelots.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Introduced

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Silene csereii Baumg.
Publication: Enum. Stirp. Transsilv. 3: 345. (as cserei). 1816.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Silene cserei Baumg., orthographic variant [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Silene csereii in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Silene csereii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Silene csereii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Silene csereii photos.

USDA Plants: Silene csereii information.

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