California Poppy #1093112

California Poppy
Eschscholzia californica

The plant looks dry and there is a cup of water nearby. What will you do?
do a raindance , run away or water it
There are no known parents.

The Names of California poppy varieties tell much about it’s charming appearance. With colorful names such as Golden poppy, ‘Copa del Oro’ (Cup of Gold) or California sunlight and Flame Flower to Kalifornischer Kappenmohn’ (Californian cap poppy') and Schlafmützchen’ (little bedcap). California poppys predominant colour is a fiery orange but the weather plays a major part in the color of the blooms also. In the lower elevations or later in the year the flowers may be more of a yellowgolden hue.

Current Location
This plant is in Metasequoia's Greenhouse.

Sep 21, 2021, 10:39:02 PM
It began to sprout.

Sep 17, 2021, 10:43:36 AM
Taken by Metasequoia.