Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Silene caroliniana Walter var. wherryi (Small) Fernald. Phen: Apr-Jul. Hab: Dry, rocky places. Dist: OH and WV (and VA according to FNA) south and west to AL, KY, MO, and KS.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = F; = Silene caroliniana ssp. wherryi – FNA5, G, K1, K3, K4, Clausen (1939), Wilbur (1970b); > Silene caroliniana var. pensylvanica – C

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image of plant© Alan M. Cressler
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