Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


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Search Results:     Genus: Lychnis  

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Checklist from Wisconsin State Herbarium
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      Family Caryophyllaceae (click for list of genera only)  
            Saponaria officinalis L. * +
              bouncing-bet, soapwort
                 Lychnis saponaria Jess.
Image of Saponaria officinalis L.
            Silene chalcedonica (L.) E.H.L.Krause * +
              Maltese cross, scarlet lychnis
                 Lychnis chalcedonica L.
Image of Silene chalcedonica (L.) E.H.L.Krause
            Silene coronaria (L.) Clairv. * +
              mullein-pink, rose campion
                 Agrostemma coronaria L.
                 Coronaria coriacea (Moench) Schischk. & Gorschk.
                 Lychnis coronaria (L.) Desr.
Image of Silene coronaria (L.) Clairv.
            Silene dioica (L.) Clairv. *
              [Excluded] morning campion, red catchfly, red campion, red cockle
                 Lychnis dioica L.
Image of Silene dioica (L.) Clairv.
            Silene flos-cuculi (L.) Clairv. subsp. flos-cuculi * +
                 Lychnis flos-cuculi L.
Image of Silene flos-cuculi (L.) Clairv. subsp. flos-cuculi
            Silene latifolia Poir. * +
              bladder campion, white campion, white cockle
                 Lychnis alba Mill.
                 Lychnis pratensis Rafn
                 Lychnis vespertina Sibth.
                 Lychnis X loveae B.Boivin
                 Melandrium album (Mill.) Garcke
                 Silene alba (Mill.) E.H.L.Krause
                 Silene latifolia Poir. subsp. alba (Mill.) Greuter & Burdet
                 Silene pratensis (Rafn) Godr. & Gren.
                 Silene pratensis (Rafn) Godr. & Gren. subsp. pratensis
Image of Silene latifolia Poir.
            Silene stellata (L.) W.T.Aiton * +
              starry campion, widow's-frill
                 Evactoma stellata (L.) Raf. var. scabrella Nieuwl.
                 Lychnis stellata L. var. scabrella (Nieuwl.) E.J.Palmer & Steyerm.
                 Silene scabrella (Nieuwl.) G.N.Jones
                 Silene stellata (L.) W.T.Aiton var. scabrella (Nieuwl.) E.J.Palmer & Steyerm.
Image of Silene stellata (L.) W.T.Aiton
            Silene viscaria (L.) Jessen subsp. viscaria * +
              clammy campion, German catchfly
                 Lychnis viscaria L.
Image of Silene viscaria (L.) Jessen subsp. viscaria

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