Eschscholtzia caespitosa

Eschscholtzia caespitosa

  • Eschscholtzia caespitosa
  • Eschscholtzia caespitosa
  • Flower name
    Eschscholtzia caespitosa
  • Scientific name
    Eschscholtzia caespitosa
  • AliasEscholtzia, Foothill poppy, tufted poppy, collarless California poppy
  • Place of origin central California
  • Place of floweringGarden, Botanical Gardens
  • Flowering seasonMay, June

What is Eschscholtzia caespitosa

Eschscholtzia caespitosa, foothill poppy, tufted poppy or collarless California poppy (scientific name: Eschscholtzia caespitosa) is an annual flowering plant native to central California that is a smaller version of Eschscholtzia californica, a cold-resistant perennial plant in the poppy family. The height of E. californica (E. californica) is 30-50 cm, and that of E. caespitosa (E. caespitosa) is 20-30 cm. Similarly, flower diameter is 5 to 8 cm for E. californica and 2 cm for E. caespitosa. Similarly, the flower color of E. californica is more abundant, while that of E. caespitosa is light cream. The genus name "Eschscholzia" is a dedication to the Russian botanist Eschscholz. The species name "caespitosa" means "cluster" in Latin. The name is derived from the fact that the flowers bloom in clusters.

Detailed flower data

Common name: Hime Hanabishiso, scientific name: Eschscholtzia caespitosa, origin: California (USA), environment: sunny and dry, life form: cold hardy perennial, height 20-30 cm, Leaf shape: pinnate compound leaf, Corolla shape: 4-petaled, Flower diameter: 2 cm, Flower color: light, Flowering season: May to June.

  • Order
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
    E. californica
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
  • Leaf type
    Feather shape
  • Edge of the leaf
  • Life typeannual flowering plant
  • Flower colorsRed
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit color
  • Height20.0 ~ 30.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.0 ~ 2.0 cm

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