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What is this Wild Flower?

Posted by MyLittleLife22 Washington State (My Page) on
Wed, Jul 4, 12 at 16:29

I recently planted a huge bag of mixed wild flowers in my front yard and I of course threw the bag away and since it had been a good year or more since I even purchased the bag can't remember what the brand was.

Well, today I went out to check on them and this beautiful flower had grown! I really like it and would love to find out what it is. I tried doing a wild flower search on various web sites but, have come up empty handed.

Any help at all is appreciated! :o)


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Another view of the petals

Thought I would add another picture for a better view of the shape, color, and number of petals

Thank you!!


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RE: What is this Wild Flower?

Looks like a type of Silene.


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yes!

Thank you thats it!! :oD You are awesome Thank you a thousand times! :o)


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RE: What is this Wild Flower?

What kind of Silene are we talking about here?


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RE: What is this Wild Flower?

Vaccaria?


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RE: What is this Wild Flower?

Oh that looks like a good match: Vaccaria hispanica.

Here is a link that might be useful: Soapwort


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