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Common name

English: Sticky Catchfly

German: Nizza-Leimkraut

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2603)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2502)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2116)

      Order: Caryophyllales (117)

        Family: Caryophyllaceae (36)(family description)

          Genus: Silene (14)

            Epithet: nicaeensis All. (2)

nicaeensis => from Nice in Southern France, or Iznik (formerly Nicaea) in Turkey

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Silene nicaeensis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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