bladder campion
Silene latifolia ssp. alba (Mill.) Greuter & Burdet

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
Tribe: Sileneae
Genus: Silene

Other System Links

Plants: SILAA3
GRIN: 315412
ITIS: 524706

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
bladder-campion, evening lychnis, white campion, white cockle

Related Scientific Names:

Lychnis alba Mill.(Synonym)
Silene pratensis (Synonym)


Category: Forbs/Herbs