Calflora
Taxon  Report   656    
Argemone corymbosa  Greene
Leafy prickly poppy,  Mohave prickly poppy, Mojave pricklypoppy, Prickly poppy
Argemone corymbosa
© 2005 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Argemone corymbosa
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Argemone corymbosa
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Argemone corymbosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Argemone corymbosa
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Argemone
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Argemone corymbosa ssp. corymbosa
More information about  Argemone corymbosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARCO6)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).