Taxon  Report   9477    
Silene salmonacea  T. W. Nelson, J. P. Nelson, & S. A. Erwin
Klamath mountain catchfly
Silene salmonacea
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Silene salmonacea
© 2018 Sierra Pacific Industries
Silene salmonacea
© 2018 Sierra Pacific Industries
Silene salmonacea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Silene salmonacea
© 2008 Amanda Shufelberger
Genus: Silene
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Silene salmonacea
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

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 21, 2019).