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Silene  parishii S.Watson   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  parishii S.Watson 
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry rocks and scree
Altitude1400-3400m
Description leaves subelliptic to lanceolate, 3-6cm, stem leaves 5-9 pairs, inflorescence 5-15-flowered, rather compact, calyx tubular, 26-30mm, petals 7-8mm, laciniate
Size10-40cm
Colorwhitish yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, 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
Version 8.0
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