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Herbarium specimen: Silene latifolia x dioica = S. x hampeana

Taxon:Caryophyllaceae: Silene latifolia x dioica = S. x hampeana Meusel & K. Werner
named by N J Dadds 1/12/1999
Other name:Lychnis vespertina Sibth.
Collected by:Mr Francis Buchanan White
Collection date:19/8/1890
Locality:Great Britain, VC88 Mid Perthshire, Perth Harbour, NO1121
Institution:Perth Museum and Art Gallery (PTH)
Accession number:PTH.1999.420.1818
notes:Label says 'female, flowers pink'; colour now faded. Assuming Dr
White was correct in not naming it Silene dioica then it is
likely to be a hybrid between that and S. latifolia

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+Silene latifolia x dioica = S. x hampeanaGB, VC88 Mid Perthshire, Perth HarbourFrancis Buchanan White19/8/1890PTH

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