White Campion ‘Silene alba’

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Pure white flowers. Often growing on the edge of cornfields or hedgerows. White campion grows in most open habitats, particularly wasteland and fields, most commonly on neutral to alkaline soils.

Despite the wide array of conditions in which campion can thrive, it prefers sunny areas that have rich and well-drained soil.


Additional information

Sun Preference

Sun either Partial or Full

Soil Preference

Most Soils OK

Suitable for

Prefers a sunny position, with rich, well-drained soil – but is quite flexible to grow in most areas.


Mainly pollinated at night by moths. During the day attracts bees, hoverflies and butterflies.

Flowering season

May onwards

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