Silene vulgaris Pink Family
(c) Taka
(c) TeunSpaans
(c) Taka(c) TeunSpaans

Growth Form: Herb

Flower Color: White

Leaf Arrangement: Opposite

Leaf/Leaflet Shape: Oval, Lance-shaped

Habitat Type: Dry habitats; fields and roadsides

Ecological Management Units Where Present (by number): Western Field (2), West Side (3), Successional Field (5), South Side (6)

Total Number of EMUs: 4

Status in Massachusetts: Introduced

Notes: Calyx is bladder-shaped

Credits: Morola Adjibodou, the Boston Nature Center and the EFG Project at UMass Boston