Silene regia Sims. Phen: Jul-Aug. Hab: Prairies and calcareous woodlands and forests, dry upper slopes of limestone bluff woodlands. Dist: OH, n. IN, n. IL, and e. KS south e. TN (Chester, Wofford, & Kral 1997; Tennessee Flora Committee 2015), nw. and sw. GA (Jones & Coile 1988), FL Panhandle (Jackson County), s. AL, s. AR, and sw. OK.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, Fl4, FNA5, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, S, Tn, WH3