Plants By Type
Fire Pink - Silene virginica
Fire Pink is a member of the pink family, Caryophyllaceae. The brilliant red flowers is what sets this plant aside from most. They make this flower a beautiful accent to any flower garden. The stems and bases of the flower are covered with sticky hairs. Fire Pink grows in open woods and rocky slopes from Canada to Florida. The bright red pedals of the flower attracts the Ruby-throated Hummingbird.