Argemone mexicana L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Argemone mexicana (rights holder: Stanislav Krejčík) © Stanislav Krejčík

Mexican Poppy

Erect, glaucous herb to 1 m, with spiny stems. Leaves sessile, × amplexicaul, pinnatifid with prickly teeth. Veins on upper surface white, the leaf appearing variegated. Flowers 35-45 mm in diameter, either bright yellow or cream coloured. Capsule 25-45 mm, ellipsoid, spiny. Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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