Arctomecon californica Torr. & Frém.
California bear-poppy, Yellow desert-poppy
Papaveraceae (Poppy Family)
USDA Symbol: ARCA4
Arctomecon californica, found in southern Nevada and northwestern Arizona, has six yellow petals.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Class: 1-3 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Arctomecon californica in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Arctomecon californica in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2014-04-03
Research By: TWC Staff