Starry campion can be identified by its fringed white petals. Bladder campion looks somewhat similar, but its petals are notched, not fringed. Starry campion is rare in Connecticut; the state has classified it as threatened.
- Family: pink (Caryophyllaceae)
- Habitat: open woods
- Height: 2-3 feet
- Flower size: 3/4 inch across
- Flower color: white
- Flowering time: June to September
- Origin: native