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Definition of Cucubalus behen

Cucubalus behen
Behen Be"hen, Behn Behn, n. [Per. & Ar. bahman, behmen, an herb, whose leaves resemble ears of corn, saffron.] (Bot.) (a) The Centaurea behen, or saw-leaved centaury. (b) The Cucubalus behen, or bladder campion, now called Silene inflata. (c) The Statice limonium, or sea lavender.
Cucubalus Behen
Campion Cam"pi*on, n. [Prob. fr. L. campus field.] (Bot.) A plant of the Pink family (Cucubalus bacciferus), bearing berries regarded as poisonous. Bladder campion, a plant of the Pink family (Cucubalus Behen or Silene inflata), having a much inflated calyx. See Behen. Rose campion, a garden plant (Lychnis coronaria) with handsome crimson flowers.

Meaning of Cucubalus behen from wikipedia

- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Sprague, T.A.; Green, M.L. (1933). "Silene Cucubalus: The Correct Name of the Bladder-Campion". Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information...
- × Coromelandrum Graebn. Coronaria Guett. Corone Hoffmanns. ex Steud. Cucubalus L. Diplogama Opiz Ebraxis Raf. Elisanthe Rchb. Evactoma Raf. Exemix Raf...
- Synonyms Oberna behen (L.) Ikonn. Silene cucubalus Wibel Cucubalus baccatus Gueldenst. ex Ledeb., 1842 Cucubalus baccifer L., 1753basionym Cucubalus baccifer...
-  pumila Binomial name Saponaria pumila (Janch., 1907) Synonyms Behen pumilio (L.) Link Cucubalus pumilio L. Lychnis pumilio (L.) Scop. Saponaria nana Fritsch...