Catchfly: Royal (Silene regia)
Imagine dipping perfect, five petaled flowers into neon red paint, then setting them on bright green stems for all to admire! These are really gorgeous!! It is called 'Royal Catchfly' because the stems and flowers are just sticky enough to trap small insects. You will love Royal Catchfly's exquisite blooms once their scarlet show begins in your backyard! A rare and beautiful wildflower that hummingbirds love!!
Grown as: Perennial
Ease of Growing: Easy
Maturity (Blooms): Summer
Light: Full Sun To Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Medium. Should retain moisture.
Attracts Beneficial Insects?: Yes. flowers that attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds.
Sow Depth: 1/8"
USDA Zone: 4a-8b
Produces: Blooms of five petaled neon red flowers.