Silene virginica


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Noun1.Silene virginica - perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petalsSilene virginica - perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petals
genus Silene - large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly
campion, catchfly, silene - any plant of the genus Silene
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describing Silene virginica as "[h]ummingbird-pollinated");