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Silene  douglasii var. oraria (M.Peck) C.L.Hitchc.   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  douglasii var. oraria (M.Peck) C.L.Hitchc. 
SynonymsSilene oraria M.Peck (basionym)
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Oregon
rocks
Altitude0-100m
Description leaves oblanceolate, 2-5cm, carnose, inflorescence eglandular, calyx purple, intensely ventricose, eglandular, lobes 5-11mm wide, often with lateral teeth
Size30-40cm
Colorwhite, pink-violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
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