sy-LEE-nee — from saliva, meaning stickiness; or Silenus the foster father of BacchusDave’s Botanary
vul-GAIR-iss — commonDave’s Botanary

commonly known as: bladder campion

Native to: Europe, n Africa, temperate Asia; naturalized elsewhere

Perennial herb with week glabrous greenish-yellow branches, erect to ascending; leaves ovate-lanceolate to obovate, 2-5 cm long, glabrous; flowers white to pink in few-flowered cymes on slender pedicels; calyx greenish-yellow, 13-20 mm long, inflated and bladder-like in fruit, teeth triangular; petals with deeply bifid 5-6 mm limb, claw twice as long; capsule 8-10 mm, contracted above.   


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on 9-8-2010 near Niti area of Garhwal Himalaya in Uttarakhand; Silene vulgaris from Kashmir – efloraofindia | Google Groups

   

 

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Request Id 21062011 1: We saw these flowers during the Saurkundi trek near Kullu on 23.5.2011.


I hope Silene vulgaris


Yes, it is known here under the name Taubenkropf-Leimkraut (/Silene vulgaris/) but the bulbs are different that the ones in .. fotos.
Found here also wild, a very good nectarplant for moths.
Would have liked to see the leaves. 


Pangi flowers al040911 Silene series-1:  This is the first of Silene sp. I have a few of these from Kalatope also
and I’ll present them in a series.. Location Pangi
Altitude 3000 mts
Habit herb
Habitat wild


Silene vulgaris. Here are mine and from FOI https://groups.google.com/group/indiantreepix/browse_thread/thread/f1… http://www.flowersofindia.in/catalog/slides/Bladder%20Campion.html


 

Pangi flowers al040911a Silene series-1:  This is the first of Silene sp. I have a few of these from Kalatope also
and I’ll present them in a series..
Location Pangi
Altitude 3000 mts
Habit herb
Habitat wild

 

Silene sp for ID??-290911-PKA2:  Seen this small herb at Keylong (Lahul).
Date/Time: 12-09-2011 / 07:30AM
Location: Keylong, Lahul (Himachal Pradesh), Altitude: Approx: 3350m.
Plant Habit: Herb,
Habitat: Could be wild? (I had seen this plant at the back yard of a Hotel).
Bot. name: Silene sp.??
Family: Caryophyllaceae


VoF Week : Silene vulgaris: Name of species : Silene vulgaris
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Habit : Herb
Habitat : Hill slope
Date of click : 14th Aug`12
Location: Enroute to Valley of Flowers
Abundance : Not very common.


We call this fatty Silene……………Beautiful Catch 

VOF week: Silene vulgaris at VOF: Silene vulgaris (Family: Caryophyllaceae) at VOF.


This flower (and allied) has beautiful architecture.


 

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Vof Week : MN-280812 :Silene vulgaris:

Silene vulgaris

Valley of Flowers National Park, Uttarakhand

14.08.2012


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Habitat: mountain slope
Habit: herb, about 1 – 1.5 m high; flower about 10 – 20 mm across.

Silene vulgaris I hope.


Yes Sir Silene vulgaris 

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VOF Week 310812_DS_06: This strange looking flowers – I located in the main valley, 14 August’12
Must be familiar to my friends – please id.


… perhaps Silene vulgaris (Moench) Garcke (family Caryophyllaceae). 


Yes, Silene vulgaris….

VoF Week: Silene vulgaris from Valley:   Silene vulgaris from Valley


Yes … Very good photographs

 

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Caryophyllaceae Week: : Silene vulgaris from VOF -PKA11: Silene vulgaris (Family: Caryophyllaceae) at VOF.


Yes … Very good photographs.


 

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Caryophyllaceae Week: : Silene vulgaris from Keylong (Lahul) -PKA3:   Seen this herb at Keylong (Lahul).
Bot. name: Silene vulgaris
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Date/Time: 12-09-2011 / 07:30AM
Location: Keylong, Lahul (Himachal Pradesh), Altitude: Approx: 3350m.


 

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Caryophyllaceae Week :: DV :: 02 AUG 12 – 0936 :: Silene vulgaris at Valley of Flowers: Silene vulgaris (Moench) Garcke 

sy-LEE-nee — from saliva, meaning stickiness; or Silenus the foster father of BacchusDave’s Botanary
vul-GAIR-iss — commonDave’s Botanary
commonly known as: bladder campion
Native to: Europe, n Africa, temperate Asia; naturalized elsewhere
References: Flowers of IndiaeFloraNPGS / GRIN
at Valley of Flowers on 02 AUG 12 

yes … excellent photographs.


 

Caryophyllaceae Week: Silene vulgaris from Kashmir:  Silene vulgaris (Moench) Garcke, Fl. N. Mitt.-Deutschland ed. 9:64. 1869

syn: Behen vulgaris Moench; Silene cucubalus Wibel; Silene inflata Sm.
Common name: Bladder campion
Perennial herb with week glabrous greenish-yellow branches, erect to ascending; leaves ovate-lanceolate to obovate, 2-5 cm long, glabrous; flowers white to pink in few-flowered cymes on slender pedicels; calyx greenish-yellow, 13-20 mm long, inflated and bladder-like in fruit, teeth triangular; petals with deeply bifid 5-6 mm limb, claw twice as long; capsule 8-10 mm, contracted above.
Photographed from Kashmir.


 

 

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Silene vulgaris … en-route Rolla- GHNP- PKA39 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3). 
Silene vulgaris (Family: Caryophyllaceae).
Location: en-route Rolla  at GHNP at an altitude of approx. 1600m.

Nice pics …


 

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Silene vulgaris :: Govindghat-Ghangaria-Mana, Uttarakhand :: Aug 2018 :: ARKOCT-51 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Saw this along the Govindghat-Ghangaria trail (2800-2900 mts) and then at Mana village (3200 mts), Uttarakhand in Aug 2018.
Please validate.

To me also appear close to images at 

 

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Flowers from Valley of flowers Uttaranchal , 26 July 2008; at ‘Mundlan, Near Pahalgam, Lidder Valley, Jammu & Kashmir- 06th August 2009; Pahalgam on June 20, 2010; valley of flowers – indiantreepix | Google Groups Request for ID 060809 Lidder Valley 7 – indiantreepix | Google Groups Silene vulgaris from Kashmir – efloraofindia | Google Groups


 
 
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