Taxon  Report   7614    
Silene sargentii  S. Watson
Sargent's campion,  Sargent's catchfly
Silene sargentii
© 2003 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Silene sargentii
© 2011 Steven Perry
Silene sargentii
© 2011 Steven Perry
Silene sargentii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Silene sargentii
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Genus: Silene
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Silene watsonii
More information about  Silene sargentii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jan 20, 2019).