Taxon  Report   10925    
Hesperomecon linearis  (Benth.) Greene
Narrowleaf queen poppy
Hesperomecon linearis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Meconella linearis

Bloom Period
Genus: Hesperomecon
Communities: Valley Grassland, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Platystigma linearis

Alternate Names:
JEF: Hesperomecon filiformis
JEF: Meconella linearis
JEF: Platystigma linearis
More information about  Hesperomecon linearis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 29, 2020).