TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Silene latifoliaPoir.
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted no == Silene vulgaris
Bladder Campion

Caryophyllaceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: A weed of dry sandy or gravelly acid or neutral soils, also in heavy clay; infrequent. June-Aug. Inlet road near Enfield Glen; Enfield Falls road; near upper Coy Glen; Quarry St., Ithaca; C.U. campus, near Forestry Building; Cayuga Heights; n. of Wyckoff Swamp; near Westbury Bog; s. of Featherbed Bog. A plant of recent introduction, becoming more frequent. E. Que. to Ont., southw. to N. J., Ill., and Iowa; also on the Pacific coast, and on the Atlantic Coastal Plain. Naturalized from Eurasia.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Silene latifolia (this list may be incomplete)
 Ithaca, Beebe Lake, 12 Sep 1953, Dilger WCD286 (BH 113319);
 Town of Dryden, 107 Neimi Road, Five Wells Nature Preserve, north of Log House, 20 Aug 2001, Dilger WCD1740 (BH 113318);
 Town of Dryden, 107 Neimi Road, Fivewellsania, south of north vegetable garden clearing, 24 Jun 1981, Dilger WCD881 (BH 113316);
 Town of Dryden, 107 Neimi Road, Fivewellsania, 25 Jul 1990, Dilger WCD1077 (BH 113317);
 Town of Dryden, 107 Neimi Road, Five Wells Nature Preserve, north garden, 27 Aug 1996, Dilger WCD1343 (BH 113315);
 Ithaca, South HIll, Morse Chain Works, at dumping grounds, edge of woods, female, 5 Jul 1936, Allen 19391 (BH 15224);
 Ithaca, South Hill, Morse Chain Works, at dumping grounds, edge of woods, male, 5 Jul 1936, Allen 19391 (BH 15219);
 Ithaca, roadside, 19 Aug 1920, Bailey (BH 15226);
 Ithaca, 9 Aug 1918, Bailey (BH 15216);
 Ithaca, Sep 1911, Bailey (BH 15214);
 Ithaca, Cornell University campus, 20 Jun 1910, Brown (BH 15220);
 Ithaca, Cornell University campus, in floriculture student garden, weed, flowers white, 8 Jun 1936, Clausen H34 (BH 15217);
 Ithaca, Fiske-McGraw grounds, 29 Jul 1884, Dudley (BH 15218);
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, near lower state road, roadside, 7 Jul 1915, Eames 4026 (BH 15222);
 Ithaca, Forest Home, roadside, 18 Jun 1917, Gershoy 8084 (BH 15223);
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, in Muenscher garden, growing wild, 5 Jul 1935, Muenscher 18832 (BH 15228);
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, 5 Jul 1935, Muenscher 18833 (BH 15221);
 Ithaca, Forest Home, in Plant Breeding Testing Field, weed, 8 Nov 1935, Smith 342 (BH 15215);
 Reservoir Avenue, field north of tennis courts, 15 Jun 1904, Wiegand (BH 15227);

SPECIMENS OF Silene latifolia subsp. alba
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, dry roadside, 15 Aug 1915, Eames & McDaniels 4027 (BH 15225);
 On Route 13, 3 km north of Dryden, gravel roadside, 18 Jun 1952, Fairbrothers 230 (BH 67136);
 Ithaca, at mouth of Coy Glen, waste ground, 21 Jun 1913, Palmer 461 (BH 67148);

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