Alpine catchfly, Silene alpestris, is a useful rock garden or alpine perennial. Silene alpestris 'Starry Dreams' is a first-year flowering variety and is especially floriferous. It forms a low, trailing mound of deep green leaves, and bears star-shaped white flowers on short stems, over a long season.
For best results grow Silene alpestris 'Starry Dreams' in gritty, well-drained soil that’s not too dry. It’s perfect for growing in rockeries and walls.
Silene ‘Starry Dreams’ and wildlife
Silene ‘Starry Dreams’ is known for attracting bees. It has nectar/pollen rich flowers.
Is Silene ‘Starry Dreams’ poisonous?
Silene ‘Starry Dreams’ has no toxic effects reported.