Sea Campion
Fact File
Taken at Marwick Head on 18th July 2018 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.




 


Taken at Musselburgh on 16th May 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode
Fact File



Latin Name :
Family:
Habit:
AKA:
Silene uniflora.
Caryophyllaceae.
Perennial.
Habitat:
Blooms:
Height:
Feature:

On sea cliffs and sandy or gravelly shores.
May - July.
Flowers 20 - 25 cm.
Silene probably refers to Silenus, the drunken, merry,
Greek god of the woodlands.