Definition of Papaver californicum
1. Noun. Showy annual of California with red flowers.
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Literary usage of Papaver californicum
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1. The Golden Poppy by Emory Evans Smith (1902)
"Papaver californicum There are declared to be three species of corn poppies in California. The first one was described in 1887 by Dr. Gray, under the above ..."
2. Zoe: A Biological Journal by Townshend Stith Brandegee, Katharine Layne Brandegee (1891)
"A burned region oí the Santa Inez mountains soon produces innumerable specimens of Papaver californicum, and the hillsides of Santa Cruz Island, ..."
3. The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits by Mary Elizabeth Parsons (1906)
"The common title, "California poppy," though it has been widely used, belongs more properly to another flower, Papaver californicum. ..."
4. List of Published Names of Plants Introduced to Cultivation: 1876 to 1896 by Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (1900)
"(А т. о. 1895, 254.) H. A per. with a light feathery silvery infl. .South Africa. Papaver californicum. ( ir. G. 1890, 403. ..."