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Related to bladder campion: white campion
A weedy perennial herb (Silene vulgaris) native to Eurasia, having white flowers with deeply notched petals and a balloonlike, inflated calyx.
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(Plants) a European caryophyllaceous plant, Silene vulgaris, having white flowers with an inflated calyx
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|Noun||1.||bladder campion - perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyx|
|2.||bladder campion - bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis|
genus Silene - large widely distributed genus of plants having mostly showy flowers of various colors: campion; catchfly
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