Silene ovata Pursh. Phen: Aug-Sep. Hab: Circumneutral soils of woodlands and forests, especially over mafic or calcareous rocks, mostly at medium elevations in the mountains. Dist: Sw. VA, KY, s. IN, s. IL, and n. AR, south to e. SC, sw. GA, s. AL, s. MS, and c. AR.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, FNA5, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, Tn, Va, W