Calflora
Taxon  Report   3526    
Eschscholzia ramosa  (Greene) Greene
Channel island poppy,  Island poppy
Eschscholzia ramosa
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Eschscholzia ramosa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders, Isla Guadalupe, BA.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Eschscholzia ramosa
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2002 California Academy of Sciences
Family: PAPAVERACEAE  
Genus: Eschscholzia
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eschscholzia elegans
More information about  Eschscholzia ramosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 (ESRA)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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 15, 2018).