Silene acaulis

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Related to Silene acaulis: Silene latifolia, moss campion
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Noun1.Silene acaulis - tuft- or mat-forming dwarf perennial of Arctic regions of western and central Europe and North America
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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britannicus (80%), Carex sempervirens (74%), Silene acaulis (71%) and Minuartia verna (67%).
My favourites include: Convolvulus cneorum Erinus alpinus Parahebe Cistus species and varieties Linaria alpina Saxifrages Silene acaulis Oenothera acaulis Dianthus erinaceus Dianthus alpinus Alyssum montanum, Narcissus cantabricus
rubra, Shepherdia soapberry canadensis Evergreen shrubs: Labrador tea Ledum decumbens, Andromeda 66 and Andromeda polifolia Crowberry and Empetrum nigrum, Vaccinium 53 lingonberry vitis-idaea Dryas and Dryas integrifolia, Silene acaulis 140 Silene Cassiope Cassiope tetragona 50
This study explores aspects related to the second and third possibilities of how anther smut affects pollen dispersal and seed production in a population of Silene acaulis that is gyno-dioecious.
KP p, s 101 Senecio pauciflorus Pursh UP f, s 102 Silene acaulis L.
The plant community was alpine meadow; dominant species were Silene acaulis, Acomastylis rossii, Deschampsia caespitosa, and Carex species.
Cluster B comprises three subclusters including communities of Seslerion apenninae: b1 includes three releves of grasslands with Dryas octopetala (two of them, with high cover values of Dryas, have been phytosociologically classified as SeslerioDryadetum octopetalae); b2 is characterized by xerophilous and basophilous Sesleria juncifolia grasslands (Seslerietum apenninae and Leontopodio-Seslerietum juncifoliae releves fall in this sub cluster); and b3 includes dwarf cushion communities with Silene acaulis (Saxifrago-Silenetum cenisiae).
1 - - - 1 2 8 Silene acaulis 1 - - 1 - 2 39 Armeria scabra - - - - - - 1 Pyrola grandiflora - 1 - - - 1 1 Arctostaphylos alpina - - - - - - 1 Cassiope tetragona - 1 - 1 - 2 19 Vaccinium uliginosum coll.
Length Mean with Seed morphology mass appendage species (mg) (mm) Round or oval Silene acaulis 0.