Cushion Pink, Moss Campion
Many species; some are erect, others cushionlike. Good choices for front of border, rock garden. Flowers are typically single. Need well-drained soil.Silene acaulis
Arctic and mountains of North America, Eurasia. Small (1/4 to 1/2-in.), narrow bright green leaves form a mosslike mat to 2 in. high, 8 in. wide. Reddish purple, 1/2-in. flowers are borne singly in spring. Good for gravelly, moist but well-drained spot.
Arctic and mountains of North America, Eurasia. Small (1/4 to 1/2-in.), narrow bright green leaves for...
An emerging category, the intersectional hybrids combine the best traits of herbaceous (P. lactifl...
Clumps grow 2—4 ft. tall and wide (or wider). Handsome leaves are divided and glossy. Large sing...