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Palmer's catchfly
Silene bernardina
Palmer's catchfly Pink Family
Silene bernardina Caryophyllaceae
common name
  Palmer's catchfly
accepted scientific name
  Silene bernardina S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Silene bernardina (575)
  Silene montana bernardina (2)
  Silene montana sierrae (5)
family name
Image Author: ©2003 Christopher L. Christie
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .5 to .6 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of June thru end of September

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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