University of Illinois Extension
Directory of Wildflowers - University of Illinois Extension

Directory of Wildflowers

Snowy campion
Silene nivea

Snowy Campion
Snowy Campion

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
1 - 3 Feet
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 7 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
June - August
 

Features

White flowers with notched petals.

Culture

Full sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in woods. Listed as threatened in Ohio and Wisconsin