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fire poppy
Papaver californicum
Papaver californicum
fire poppy Poppy/Dicentra
Papaver californicum Papaveraceae
common names
  fire poppy
  western poppy
accepted scientific name
  Papaver californicum A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Papaver californicum (538)
family name
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.8 to 1.6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 3rd week of June

Plant Showiness (63%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present