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Silene fuscata Link ex Brot., it is an annual herb. densely pubescent-glandulous. Stems 8-55 cm, simple or branched from the base. Leaves with serrulate margin, often wavy, the basal ones oblanceolate. Life Form: Th,   Flowering in: Jan-May,   Vern:————–,   Phytochoria: MED, The native range of this species is Medit.   Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain
Reported from Tripoli by Durand & Barratte


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S.M.H. & El-Gadi, A. (1978) Flora of Libya,  Caryophyllaceae  Vol. (59) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files