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Silene  sargentii S.Watson   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  sargentii S.Watson 
SynonymsSilene watsonii B.L.Rob.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevada
scree and moraines
Altitude2400-3800m
Description basal leaves linear-oblanceolate, 15-25mm, stem leaves 1-2 pairs, flowers 1-several, calyx tubular with distinct ribs, petals bilobate, each with small, lateral tooth
Size10-25cm
Colorpinkish, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, gravelly soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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