Royal Catchfly (Silene regia)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $4.00

Culture: Grow in full sun in very well-drained soil. Will grow in sandy soil and gravel.
Use: An excellent garden plant and a great addition to a perennial border, butterfly garden, naturalized area, prairie or wildflower meadow.
Native Environment: Savanna, Prairie
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Zone: 5 to 8
USDA Map: SIRE2
Height: 2 to 3 feet
Spread: 1 to 1.5 feet
Color: Red
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Season of Interest: July to August
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Rocky soils
Wildlife Benefit: Food/Birds
Animal Resistance: Deer Resistant
Nature Attracting: Hummingbird
Special Features: Ornamental Fruits/Pods/Seed Heads
Tolerate: Drought, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil