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Common name

English: Mediterranean Catchfly

German: Farbiges Leimkraut

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2594)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2493)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2107)

      Order: Caryophyllales (117)

        Family: Caryophyllaceae (36)(family description)

          Genus: Silene (14)

            Epithet: colorata Poir. (2)

colorata => coloured

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet

External links

Check for Silene colorata at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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