Be·hen Behn n. 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.
Cam·pi·on n. 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.