Calflora
Taxon  Report   7872    
Stylomecon heterophylla  (Benth.) G. Taylor  
(no longer an active name)
Wind poppy,  Windpoppy
Stylomecon heterophylla, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Stylomecon

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Papaver heterophyllum

 
NOTE: Stylomecon heterophylla is no longer an active name.
More information about  Stylomecon heterophylla

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 29, 2020).