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Papaver californicum
fire poppy Poppy/Dicentra
Papaver californicum Papaveraceae
common names
  fire poppy
  western poppy
accepted scientific name
  Papaver californicum A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Papaver californicum (341)
family name
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .6 to 1.3 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 3rd week of June

How Likely at this Location (17%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (28)
Tony Valois NPS (6)
Michael Charters (3)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
Jay Sullivan (1)
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