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Silene douglasii var. rupinae

Silene douglasii Hook. var. rupinae S.R. Kephart & K.B. Sturgeon

Douglas's Catchfly, Seabluff Catchfly

Caryophyllaceae (Pink family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (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
Bloom Notes: Creamy white, often greenish, occasionally tinged with dark pink.


Native Habitat: Rocky crevices, cliff ledges.

Web Reference

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


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

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