Silene pendula

Nodding catchfly

  • Height:   1 ft - 3 ft
  • Life Cycle:   annual
  • Growth Type:   flower
  • Flower Size:   medium, 1 - 2 in
  • Flower Type:   solitary
  • Bloom Type:   summer
  • Flower Color:   white
  • Native to California:   NO
  • California Range:   coast - inland
  • Water Requirements:   low - medium
  • Characteristics / Comments:   showy color
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Taxon report data from Calflora

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Silene pendula

Common Name:Nodding catchfly

Silene pendula, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is non-native to California.

US Distribution:
Plant Community(s):
Habitat:
Family:Caryophyllaceae

Name Status:

Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93

County distribution list:

See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.

Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium

Website references on Google


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