Calflora
Taxon  Report   3515    
Eschscholzia hypecoides  Benth.
Leafy stemmed poppy,  San benito poppy
Eschscholzia hypecoides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Eschscholzia
Serpentine affinity: 2.6; (strong indicator)

Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eschscholzia caespitosa var. hypecoides
More information about  Eschscholzia hypecoides
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ESHY)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2019).