bladder campion


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bladder campion

n.
A weedy perennial herb (Silene vulgaris) native to Eurasia, having white flowers with deeply notched petals and a balloonlike, inflated calyx.

bladder campion

n
(Plants) a European caryophyllaceous plant, Silene vulgaris, having white flowers with an inflated calyx
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Noun1.bladder campion - perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyxbladder campion - perennial of Arctic Europe having large white flowers with inflated calyx
campion, catchfly, silene - any plant of the genus Silene
2.bladder campion - bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyxbladder 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
campion, catchfly, silene - any plant of the genus Silene
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Chuck in some claret hedge woundwort, white bladder campion and a little hoary bedstraw, greater knapweed and delightful pink bloody cranesbill.
Bladder campion (Silene cucubalus) is another producer of spinasterol derivatives.
White Bladder Campion and the glorious pinks, Corncockle and Hoary Bedstraw.