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white campion

noun

evening campion

noun
1.
a sticky, hairy European weed, Silene alba, of the pink family, having night-blooming, fragrant flowers, the male and female of which grow on separate plants.
Also called white campion.
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  • Later on, all the slopes are veiled in the delicate little pink thrift, and the stone walls are festooned with white campion.

    Tante Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  • But one white campion stands in the midst of the lake of yellow.

    The Pageant of Summer Richard Jefferies

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