Wind poppy

Stylomecon heterophyllum

  • Wind poppy
  • Wind poppy
  • Wind poppy
  • Wind poppy
  • Flower name
    Wind poppy
  • Scientific name
    Stylomecon heterophyllum
  • AliasWind Poppy, Stylomecon heterophyllum, スティロメコン・ヘテロフィルム, Wind poppy
  • Place of originNorth America of California and Orthern western Mexico
  • Place of floweringBotanical Gardens
  • Flowering seasonApril, May, June
  • Language of flowersLove to

What is Wind poppy

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.


  • Eye
    Ranunculales
  • Family
    Papaveraceae
  • Genus
    Stylomecon
  • Species
    S. heterophyllum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Cup-shaped
  • Leaf type
    Feather shape
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeannual grass
  • Flower colorsOrange
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height30.0 ~ 60.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.0 ~ 2.0 cm

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