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.
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