fire pink


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fire pink

n.
A perennial herb (Silene virginica) of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow, deeply notched petals.
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Noun1.fire pink - perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petalsfire pink - perennial herb of eastern North America, having red flowers with narrow notched petals
genus Silene - large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly
campion, catchfly, silene - any plant of the genus Silene
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Look for trillium, hepaticas, fire pink, lady slippers, and bleeding heart, even as the high peaks are still blanketed in snow.
Some easy-to-grow spring ephemerals are bloodroot, woodland phlox, Virginia bluebell, shooting star, Solomon's seal, Jacob's ladder, fire pink, trillium, and foamflower.
Wildflowers: fringed phacelia, white trillium, Dutchman's britches, yellow trillium, fire pink, wild geranium, wake robin, columbine, showy orchis, pink lady's slipper, crested dwarf iris.