Flower Database

Silene latifolia

Basic information
Flower Name
Silene latifolia
Formal Name
Silene latifolia
Alias
松本仙翁, Silene
Habitat
Europe to West Asia
Morph
perennial plant
Comment
Silene latifolia (Scientific name: Silene alba) is a native of Europe to West Asia and is a perennial of the family Caryophyllaceae. In the summer, it makes put flower stems out and add a fragrant white flower to the divergent inflorescence stretching from the tip. Flowers are five valve plants, flower petals are heart shaped, and the tip is broken wiggly.
Name: Silene latifolia , Scientific name: Silene alba, Origin: Europe to Western Asia, Japan's inhabitation Distribution: Hokkaido to Honshu, Environment: Mountain grassland and forest edge, life type: perennial plant, plant height: 30 to 60 cm, stems stand upright well branching, leaf shape: lanceolate shape, leaf blade: 2 to 4 cm , Leaf margin: birth, leaf margin: all edges, radial symmetric flower, bisexual flower, inflorescence form: discrete inflorescence, flower diameter: 2 cm, petal number: 5, stamens number: 10, flower color: white, flowering period: June o July, fruit type: fruits, uses: gardening, potted plant, cut flowers
Detailed information
Order
Caryophyllales
Family
Caryophyllaceae
Genus
Silene
Species
S. latifolia
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Color
Orange, White
Season
Jun Jul
Height
30  ~ 60  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 2