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  • English
    • Common Catchfly
    • Small-flowered Catchfly
    • English Catchfly
    • small-flower catchfly
    • Catchfly
    • Windmill Pink
  • French
    • Silène d'Angleterre
    • Silène de France
  • Spanish
    • Atrapamoscas
  • Scientific Names
    • Silene gallica
    • Silene anglica

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Recent observations

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What

Common Catchfly Silene gallica

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

July 26, 2016 12:23 PM PDT

Description

Frog Lake, Lake Winnemucca, Round Lake, Woods Lake Trails

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Square

What

Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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catchang

Date

June 21, 2016 03:44 PM PDT

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Square

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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nlekach

Date

June 6, 2016 05:44 PM PDT

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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newtpatrol

Date

April 4, 2016 05:15 PM PDT

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Square

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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isaj

Date

May 7, 2016 12:03 PM PDT

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Square

What

Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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mrchasse

Date

May 24, 2016 03:31 PM PDT

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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kestrel

Date

May 31, 2016 01:06 PM PDT

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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damontighe

Date

May 29, 2016 02:38 PM PDT

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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cydno

Date

May 28, 2016 08:46 AM PDT

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

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jamie9

Date

May 24, 2016 12:34 PM PDT

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

Observer

kalibardo

Date

May 25, 2016

Description

Jewelflower. Distinctly hairy. Grows everywhere along trail where there is sun.

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Common Catchfly Silene gallica

Observer

evelynch

Date

May 1, 2016 11:31 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Silene gallica is a species of flowering plant in the pink family known by several common names, including common catchfly, small-flowered catchfly, and windmill pink. It is native to Eurasia and North Africa, but it can be found throughout much of the temperate world as a common roadside weed. It is an annual herb growing up to 40 or 45 centimeters tall, its branching stem coated in long, curling hairs and shorter, glandular hairs. The lance-shaped...

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