Eschscholzia californica, California poppy

Botanical name: Eschscholzia californica
Synonym: Eschscholzia absinthiifolia, Eschscholzia ambigua
Common name: California poppy, Californian poppy, yellow poppy, golden poppy, California sunlight, cup of gold
Family: Papaveraceae
Native to: United States and Mexico
Life cycle: annual
Flower colour: yellow
Flower time (Central / West-Europe): June to October
Height: 30cm
Characteristics and usage: ornamental plant, medicinal herb, California poppy is mildly narcotic. The herb can be consumed by smoking or as a tea and has a mild sedative effect. Active Constituents: magnoflorin, canadinemethohydroxide, norargemonine, bisnorargemonine
Weight of 1000 seeds: 1,59g
Seeds per gram: 630
Cultivation / direction of sowing: sowing seed outdoors, directly into final growing places from March / April, it likes a full sunny or half sunny position. Easy to grow.


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Eschscholzia californica, California poppy
Eschscholzia californica, California poppy
Eschscholzia californica, California poppy