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Poppy ?

Observed: 20th June 2010 By: smb74
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Poppy - 20 June 2010
Poppies - 20 June 2010

This poppy was found growing with common poppies, (Papaver rhoeas) as shown in the second picture, but appears to me to be a different type. I wonder if it is a cultivated poppy, which has escaped to the hedgerow. It appears to be pinker than common poppies with thinner feathery petals.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Opium Poppy (Papaver somniferum) interacts


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Thanks for this clarification.