Silene csereii Baumg.
Common Name: GLAUCOUS CAMPION
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad B-Forb

A native of southeastern Europe, found locally in Michigan, chiefly along railroads but also in other disturbed places. Apparently first collected in the state in 1932 in Mason Co.

A strongly glaucous plant, very similar to S. vulgaris, but with a much stouter root, generally more elongate inflorescence, and capsules slightly exserted from the calyx.

Locations

Delta County
Dickinson County
Emmet County
Houghton County
Keweenaw County
Lenawee County
Mackinac County
Mason County
Schoolcraft County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 14, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=779.