Papaver L.

Common Name: Poppy

Family: Papaveraceae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 1: 506. 1753.

Other: Flowers have 4 petals, crepe-paper-like, and leaves are irregular and deeply cut. Lectotype P. somniferum L. (Ill. Fl. N. U.S. (Britton & Brown), ed. 2 2: 136. 1913).


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