Silene delavayi

Silene delavayi


Silene delavayi is a Chinese native plant with long, narrow foliage and interesting lavender-pink flowers with long striped calyces.  It flowers in summer.    Grow in sun to partial shade in well drained, moist to dryish soil.   Native to Yunnan, China where it is grows in mountain grasslands.  Also known as Lychnis delavayi.  Hardy to -20 degrees F.

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