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Field Poppy

FIELD POPPY
Poppy Family Papaveraceae
April - June Common
Description: From 12 to 24 inches tall. Leaves are basal, hairy and lobed. Flowers are on a long wiry stem, for petals. Note seed pod is surrounded by stamens in center of flower. I know this poppy as common poppy or field poopy.

Location: Rich woods, steep slopes, in large numbers
 
 
Field Poppy
Poppy seed pod
Poppy Plant
Hairs on poppy stem

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