Bladder Campion

Plant Bio

Common Name:Bladder Campion
Family:Caryophyllaceae
Genus:Silene
Species:cucubalus
Classification/Rank:Aggressive or Under Bio-control
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Description

• perennial plant that grows 0.2-0.8m tall • leaves are opposite, narrow egg shaped, and smooth; basal leaves are lacking, lower leaves are short stalked, while upper leaves are unstalked • flowers are white, have 5 petals, and appear clawed; an inflorescence of several flowers occurs on each stalk

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posted: November 7, 2018
2017 Annual Report from NWIPC is now online

NWIPC's Annual Report for 2017 was released at our AGM in Smithers in October 2018. Check it out here.

posted: November 3, 2018
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