Taxon  Report   11085    
Silene laciniata  Cav.  ssp. laciniata 
Cardinal catchfly
Silene laciniata ssp. laciniata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Silene
Parent: Silene laciniata
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Silene laciniata ssp. major
ICPN: Silene laciniata var. angustifolia
ICPN: Silene laciniata var. latifolia
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More information about  Silene laciniata ssp. laciniata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 02, 2020).