Royal Catchfly (Silene regia)
Mature plant it grows up to 4' in height with small clusters of 5-petaled, scarlet red flowers that appear in summer. Commonly found growing in dry open woods and prairies. The stems are covered in sticky glands that trap and kill small insects.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium, Medium-Dry
Height - 4 feet
Bloom Time - July, August
Bloom Color - Red
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.