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  Eschscholzia californica Cham. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

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Dennis W. Woodland

Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Papaveraceae
Eschscholzia californica Cham.
California poppy
Eschscholzia: named after Dr. Johann Friedrich Gustav von Eschscholtz (1793-1831), an Estonian surgeon and botanist who came with the Rusiian expeditions to the Pacific coast in 1816 and 1824.
californica: of California
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Status: Introduced - rarely escaped
Plant: annual/perennial forb

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