Tag Archives: Catchfly

White Campion – Silene latifolia – Added to USWildflowers’ Database

White Campion, an introduced species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (10/28/2015.) Scientific name is Silene latifolia.  Photo below was taken in Meldrum Bay, Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada on Aug 10, 2015.   Go to the White Campion detail page for more information.

White Campion, White Cockle, Evening Lychnis - Silene latifolia

White Campion – Silene latifolia

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#NPOD: Roundleaf Catchfly #Nativeplants

Native Plant of the Day 05/29/2015

Photo from May 30, 2004. Location: Big Frog Trail, Polk County, TN.

Note: See comment below from Forestry Service Botanist David Taylor, which brings this identification into question.

Roundleaf Catchfly – for more photos / info go to the  Silene rotundifolia detail page.

Roundleaf Catchfly - Silene rotundifolia

Roundleaf Catchfly – Silene rotundifolia

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