Calflora
Taxon  Report   7590    
Silene californica  Durand  
(no longer an active name)
California indian pink,  California scarlet campion
Silene californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Silene
Communities: Chaparral, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Silene laciniata ssp. californica

 
NOTE: Silene californica is no longer an active name.
More information about  Silene californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SICA4)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 14, 2019).