Scientific Name: (Silene vulgaris)
Bladder Campion
• A deep-rooted perennial that can reproduce by both seed and by sprouting from the lateral branches of its taproot.

• Severed root pieces can produce new plants.

• One plant can produce up to 20,000 seeds.

• Native to Europe and Asia.

• Young shoots and leaves are edible and have been used extensively in recipes in Europe.
Copyright 2012
Otsego Conservation District
800 Livingston Blvd., Ste. 4A, Gaylord, MI 49735
(989) 732-4021 / / Facebook