Silene crassifolia, Cape Point - 2006

Silene crassifolia, Cape Point - 2006

Observation - Silene crassifolia, Cape Point - 2006 - Southern Africa. Description: A coastal species growing among the dunes - above the high water mark. Cape Plants (2000) p409 - htt

A coastal species growing among the dunes - above the high water mark.
Cape Plants (2000) p409 - https://archive.org/details/capeplantsconspe09gold/page/409/mode/1up
In the 2012 edition it looks as if the two subsp. have been combined : p462 CARYOPHYLLACEAE
You need to find this yourself - I don'y know how to do a direct link -
https://www.sanbi.org/sites/default/files/documents/documents/strelitzia-29-2012.pdf
From the Redlist (2014): Habitat description: Deep sandy soils just above the high-tide water level, and stabilized or partially stabilized coastal dunes.
Population trend - Decreasing
http://redlist.sanbi.org/species.php?species=3952-65