Mallee Catchfly
Top Leaves & Seed Pod
Mallee Catchfly
Top Pods & Seeds
Mallee Catchfly (Silene apetala)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants
Order: Betalains (Caryophyllales)
Family: Carnation (Caryophyllaceae)
Species: Mallee Catchfly (Silene apetala)
This Photo:     Stalk & Leaves
Other name: Sand Catchfly

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Tall straggly weed with tiny flowers.

Copyright © 2012-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 14-Oct-2012
This species is classed as If (Foreign Introduction)