Royal Catchfly (Silene regia)

Habitat: Fields and Open Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun

Flowers: Red/Pink

Attributes: Hummingbird attractor

Height: 80-115 cm (31-45 in)


A very attractive plant due to brilliant cardinal-red flowers that stand out in the summer garden. Like most red and orange flowering plants, Royal Catchfly is an excellent hummingbird plant. Royal Catchfly is not native to Ontario, but it is native in parts of the United States.


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email