Papaver rhoeas

(Common poppy)

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Type
Flowering Annual
Edible?
No
Culinary Uses?
No
Native?
Yes
Naturally occurring on site?
No
Propagated Here?
No

Description

Ephemeral scarlet single blooms on wiry stems. Uncommon here, yet springs up singly in unexpected spots every year.

Provenance

Probably survived and seeded from a Pictorial Meadows seed mix we used here in 2008.