Papaver orientale L.
Common Name: ORIENTAL POPPY
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad P-Forb

Originally native to southwestern Asia, commonly cultivated and rarely escaped as a conspicuous, usually red-flowered, plant of roadsides and disturbed places. First collected in 1916 in Oakland Co.

See also discusion under Papaver intermedium.

Locations

Benzie County
Leelanau County
Lenawee County
Macomb County
Oakland County
Schoolcraft County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 13, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1898.