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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  douglasii Hook. 
SynonymsSilene lyallii S.Watson
 Silene macrocalyx (B.L.Rob.) Howell
 Silene monantha S.Watson
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.
sagebrush wilding
Altitude0-3200m
Description taproot, leaves broadly oblanceolate to linear-lanceolate, 2-8cm long, acute, long petiolate, flowers 1-7, in cyme, petals bilobate
Size30-40cm
Colorpinkish violet, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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