Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 9696
Taxon: Silene stellata (L.) W. T. Aiton
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Collector: S. Masi, J. Epting   907   
Date: 1998-07-08
Verbatim Date: 1998-7-8
Locality: United States, Illinois, Cook, Calumet City Prairie.
Location Remarks: Calumet City Prairie, Calumet City. On south side of State St., 3/4 mile east of Torrence Ave., adjacent to power lines. E of right of way in higher ground between 1st and 2nd powerline towers.
Habitat: Wet mesic prairie in marsh-sedge meadow complex. Rich remnant
Associated Species: Lythrum alatum, Rudbeckia hirta, Desmodium canadense,Lilium michiganense, Zizia aurea, Coreopsis tripteris, Pycnanthemum virginianum, Veronicastrum virginicum, Tradescantia,ohiensis, Allium canadense,
Description: Herb with white flowers past peak bloom. Scattered in area
Specimen Images
Record Id: 19361917-1eda-4301-b467-978492d79516
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nyree Zerega (
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