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Silene latifolia - White campion

Observed: 2nd May 2011 By: Ry JoyceRy Joyce’s reputation in PlantsRy Joyce’s reputation in PlantsRy Joyce’s reputation in PlantsRy Joyce’s reputation in Plants
Silene - Campion
Description:

As i've been told a lack of purple to the calyx could point out it been the white-flowered variant of Red Campion.

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In this case

In this case, it is fairly clearly White Campion. Inflated calyx (tends to be more inflated in female flowers of White Campion than in Red campion), anthocyanin visible in the stem and indeed slightly visible in the calyx.

Alan