Silene dioica 'Inane' has attractive burgundy-flushed foliage and bright magenta-pink, pinwheel-like flowers from early summer to fall.
Silene dioica is a somewhat old-fashioned garden perennial but beautiful especially in spring and early summer. 'Inane' has attractive burgundy-flushed foliage and bright magenta-pink, pinwheel-like flowers held above the foliage almost constantly from early summer to fall. Popular with butterflies.
Common Name: Catchfly
Family: Caryophyllaceae (The Pink Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-8
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Magenta
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Banks, thickets and woods, New Jersey to Ontario south to Oklahoma and Georgia.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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