Flora of the Southeastern United States
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CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Silene ovata Pursh. Mountain Catchfly. Phen: Aug-Sep. Hab: Circumneutral soils of woodlands and forests, especially over mafic or calcareous rocks, mostly at medium elevations in the mountains. Dist: Sw. VA, KY, s. IN, s. IL, and n. AR, south to e. SC, sw. GA, s. AL, s. MS, and c. AR.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Ar, C, F, FNA5, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W

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image of plant© Alan M. Cressler
image of plant© Alan M. Cressler
image of plant© Alan M. Cressler