Saponaria officinalis (sweet Betty) is a herbaceous species of plants in the family carpetweeds, with a self-supporting growth habit. It has simple, broad leaves and purple flowers. Flowers are visited by Yellowjacket Hover Fly, Eastern Giant Swallowtail, Eastern Giant Swallowtail, and Yellowjacket Hover Fly. It is a photoautotroph.
EOL has data for 77 attributes, including: