Taxon  Report   7599    
Silene hookeri  Nutt.
Hooker's campion,  Hooker's silene
Silene hookeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Silene
Serpentine affinity: 3; (strong indicator)

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Silene hookeri ssp. pulverulenta
ICPN: Silene hookeri ssp. hookeri
More information about  Silene hookeri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Dec 06, 2019).