Wind poppy

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    Wind poppy @ Kyoto Botanical Garden

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    Wind poppy @ Kyoto Botanical Garden

Basic information

Flower Name
Wind poppy
Formal Name
Stylomecon heterophyllum
Alias
Wind Poppy, Stylomecon heterophyllum, Wind poppy
Habitat
North America of California and Orthern western Mexico
Morph
annual grass

Comment

Wind Poppy, scientific name: Stylomecon heterophyllum, is an annual wild poppy of the Stylomecon genus, Papaveraceae family native to North America of California and Orthern western Mexico.
One herb is composed of one species. It is also called the scientific name Stilomecon heterofilm. The plants are up to 60 cm tall and the leaves are deep-winged. From spring to early summer, orange flowers about 2 cm in diameter bloom at the end of thin flower stems.
It is similar to the same wild poppy, dubium (scientific name: Papaver dubium).

Common name:Wind Poppy, scientific name: Stylomecon heterophyllum, aka: Stylomecon heterophyllum, origin: North America of California and Mexico , life type: annual grass, plant height: 30 - 60 cm, Leaves: pinnate deep fissure, flower diameter: 2 cm, flower color: orange,number of petals: 4, flowering period: April to June, fruit type: capsule.

Detailed information

Order
Ranunculales
Family
Papaveraceae
Genus
Stylomecon
Species
S. heterophyllum
Flower language
Love to (Apr 12)
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cupulate
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Botanic garden
Color
Orange
Season
AprMayJun
Height
30 ~ 60 [cm]
Diameter
2 ~ 2

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