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Drummond's Campion - Silene drummondii
Other Names:  Lychnis drummondii


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

Agency Status
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USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 4

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General Description
Puberulent and sometimes glandular perennial from a few-branched caudex. Stems erect, unbranched, 20–60 cm. Leaves: basal oblanceolate, 3–10 cm long; cauline few, linear. Inflorescence a glandular, erect, few-flowered cyme. Flowers: calyx tubular, 10–15 mm long, 10-nerved; petals white, the blade narrower than the claw, 1–3 mm long, obscurely bilobed with 2 minute appendages; styles 5. Capsule opening by 5 slits, equaling the calyx (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
BC to MB south to NM, AZ, and MN (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 15

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Habitat
Grasslands, steppe, woodlands; plains, valleys, montane (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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