opium_poppy?

opium_poppy?

Observation - opium_poppy?. Description: Approx 40cm tall at flowering; leaves grey-blue-green, smooth-leathery, toothed, clasping stout round stem. Stem and leaves have a few hairs but mostly smooth. Flower large (5+cm); 4 overlapping pale mauve petals with a darker mauve centre. Flowered for t

Approx 40cm tall at flowering; leaves grey-blue-green, smooth-leathery, toothed, clasping stout round stem. Stem and leaves have a few hairs but mostly smooth. Flower large (5+cm); 4 overlapping pale mauve petals with a darker mauve centre. Flowered for the first time today so no seedheads yet.