Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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Silene chilensis
Silene chilensis
Pink Family
Silene chilensis Caryophyllaceae
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common name
accepted scientific name
  •Silene chilensis (Gay) Bocquet
rules for finding collection records
  •Silene chilensis (30)
  •Lychnis chilensis (2)
family name
  • Caryophyllaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Marijn van den Brink
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of December thru 1st week of February

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Lacking good flower size data.
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