- Flower namePapaver setigerum
- Scientific namePapaver setigerum
- AliasSetigerum, ケシ, Wild poppy, 渥美罌粟, 罌粟
- Place of originAfrica
- Place of floweringSpecific area
- Flowering seasonMay, June
What is Papaver setigerum
Papaver Setigerum (Atsumi poppy, Scientific name: Papaver setigerum) is a native to Africa, and it is an annual plant of the family Papaveraceae. It is also called Setigerm. In Japan, it is a naturalized plant found on the Amami Peninsula, so it was named. In early summer from the spring, with dark purple petals base, petals bloom lilac four-valve flower. There is no record of opiate formation, but alkaloids can be extracted. Opium poppy to be one of, as well as Somuniferumu species, is a kind of poppy cultivation is prohibited in the Opium.
■ case of a certain poppy plant
Papaver setigerum, Papaver bracteatum
Generic name: Papaver Setigerum (Atsumi poppy), Scientific name: Papaver setigerum, also known as: Setigerum, wild poppy, place of origin: Africa, plant height: 60 - 100 cm, flower size: 5 - 6 cm, flowering period: May to June, flower color: purple.