Scandinavian Mountains over 2000m - Flora & Fauna

Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter

Flora & FaunaRed Flowers & Plants › Moss Campion

Silene acaulis, Moss Campion, Fjellesmelle. Low.

Moss Campion
A mosslike cushion of up to 25cm. The small 5 petal flowers cover this cushion in the summer. The flowers on short stalks are pink, rarely white.

Common on damp gravel, moraine, and turf.