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Mexican prickly poppy
Argemone mexicana
Mexican prickly poppy Poppy/Dicentra
Argemone mexicana Papaveraceae
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common names
  Mexican prickly poppy
  yellow pricklypoppy
  Mexican pricklypoppy
accepted scientific name
  Argemone mexicana L.
rules for finding collection records
  Argemone leiocarpa (4)
  Argemone mexicana (646)
  exclude Argemone mexicana ochroleuca
family name
  Papaveraceae
Image Author: ©2008 Bruno Navez
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 1.6 to 2.75 inches
Number of petals: 6
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of November thru 2nd week of September

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
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