Fire Pink

According to Wildflowers of the Carolinas, pages 198-199, Fire Pink [Silene virginica] is a member of the Pink (Caryophyllaceae) family and is most commonly found in the hills and mountains.  The photos were taken on Big Glassy at Carl Sandburg National Historic site on 19 May 2012.

USDA Plants Listing:  http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=SIVI4

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