Calflora
Taxon  Report   7609    
Silene occidentalis  S. Watson
Western campion,  Western catchfly
Silene occidentalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Silene
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Silene occidentalis ssp. longistipitata
JEF: Silene occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
More information about  Silene occidentalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SIOC)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2020).