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Sweet William Silene (Silene armeria)

  • Sweet William Silene (Silene Armeria) http://www.sagebud.com/sweet-william-silene-silene-armeria
    Credit: Dalgial | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
  • Sweet William Silene (Silene Armeria) http://www.sagebud.com/sweet-william-silene-silene-armeria
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  • Sweet William Silene (Silene Armeria) http://www.sagebud.com/sweet-william-silene-silene-armeria
    Credit: Dalgial | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
  • Sweet William Silene (Silene Armeria) http://www.sagebud.com/sweet-william-silene-silene-armeria
    Credit: Dalgial | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0
  • Sweet William Silene (Silene Armeria) http://www.sagebud.com/sweet-william-silene-silene-armeria
    Credit: Sphl | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-2.1-JP CC-BY-SA-2.5 CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Sweet William Silene (Silene Armeria) http://www.sagebud.com/sweet-william-silene-silene-armeria
    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen. | License: PD Old

Silene Armeria, or more commonly know as Sweet William Silene, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Silene. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Silene Armeria or Sweet William Silene's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Silene
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) AK (I) CAN (I)




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