Taxon  Report   6056 
Papaver californicum  A. Gray
fire poppy,  western poppy
Papaver californicum , a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Papaver californicum
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Papaver californicum
© 2010 Andrew Borcher
Communities: Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Papaver
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Papaver lemmonii
 Information about  Papaver californicum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PACA9)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2014).

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