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Silene douglasii var. douglasii

Silene douglasii Hook. var. douglasii

Douglas' Campion, Douglas's Catchfly, Seabluff Catchfly

Caryophyllaceae (Pink family)

Synonym(s): Silene douglasii var. monantha, Silene douglasii var. villosa, Silene lyallii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 28 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Creamy white, often greenish, occasionally tinged with dark pink.


USA: CA , ID , MT , NV , OR , UT , WA , WY
Canada: BC
Native Habitat: Sagebrush, grassy or wooded mountain slopes, alpine meadows, rocky ledges, talus.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Silene douglasii var. douglasii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Silene douglasii var. douglasii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Silene douglasii var. douglasii


Record Modified: 2020-10-28
Research By: CBR

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