The Main Plant entry for Poppies (Papaver)

This database entry exists to show plant data and photos that apply generically to all Poppies.

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Common names
  • Poppy

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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-18
Colors Of Nature - Poppy Center 002

Date: 2009-06-12
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-05-12
Pink Poppy With Raindrops 019
Location: My garden HW
Date: 2019-03-02
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2019-06-17
#pollination
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2019-07-06
Photo by gardengorilla97306
Location: Kolkata
Date: 2020-02-17
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: 2023-06-04
So hard to thin these babies. Always feel like I could be pulling
Photo by Hazelcrestmikeb
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2015-05-16
Location: My garden
Date: 2016-05-02
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-05-02
Poppy Macro 018
Photo by PoppyLady420
Photo by PoppyLady420
Photo by PoppyLady420
Photo by shalyn
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-27
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2017-05-15
Pink Poppy And Friends 006
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: 2020-07-04
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-30
Red Poppy 049
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: 2020-07-10
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-25
Pink Poppy And A Bee 020
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-04-25
Honeybee Breakfast 018 #pollination
Location: My garden
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2017-04-19
Pink Poppy 003
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-04-18
Poppy 060
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-30
Pink Poppy 040 Black Background
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2017-06-20
Backlit
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2017-06-20
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2017-05-07
Centerpiece - Poppy 020
Location: Zone 9 in a pot on my patio
Date: 2020-05-08
This beauty was in a mixed packet of poppy seeds
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2017-05-11
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-10
Centerpiece - Poppy 050
Location: My garden
Date: 2019-03-02
Location: East Tennessee
#Pollination
Location: KALAMA WA
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Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-04-25
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2015-05-20
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2017-04-19
Bee And A Poppy 008
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2019-06-17
#pollination
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-03-28
Red Poppy 018
Location: San Antonio, TX
Date: 2020-03-11
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-05-07
Colors Of Nature - Poppies 009
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-30
Field Of Poppies 011
Photo by shalyn
Location: Centerville, VA
Date: 2017-05-21
This poppy field has been mowed over and is now a highway... :(
Location: Centerville, VA
Date: 2017-05-21
This poppy field has been mowed over and is now a highway... :(
Photo by gemini_sage
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2019-07-05
self-seeded
Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., Australia
Location: San Antonio Botanical Garden
Date: 2021-04-09
It seems to be its time to shine
Photo by SCButtercup
Location: My garden HW
Date: 2019-03-02
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2016-05-08
Photo by ge1836
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2013-03-18
Seedhead skeleton
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: 2020-07-10
Location: Centerville, VA
Date: 2017-05-21
This poppy field has been mowed over and is now a highway... :(
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (Outdoors)
Date: 2017-05-21
This poppy field has been mowed over and is now a highway... :(
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-05-02
After The Morning Rain - Red Poppy 015

Date: 2012-06-18
Location: central Illinois
Date: 5-15-12
Bee in flight zeroing in on poppy.
Photo by Robert147red
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2019-07-05
self-seeded
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-18
Pink Poppy 041
Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., Australia
Date: 2016-10-22
Photo by shalyn
Location: My garden
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2022-04-21
Poppy And A Honeybee 020
Photo by gemini_sage

Date: 2015-05-28

Date: 2017-05-27
Location: My Cincinnati, Ohio garden
Date: Early summer, 2006
Flanders and Shirley poppies
Location: Maine
Date: 2022
Location: Garland (Dallas), TX
Date: 2015-06-07
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2015-08-30

photo courtesy of National Garden Bureau Inc.
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: 2020-07-10
Photo by PoppyLady420
Location: Plano, TX
Date: 2016-04-14
Location: Centerville, VA
Date: 2017-05-21
This poppy field has been mowed over and is now a highway... :(
Location: Yorkshire Lavender Terrington
Date: 2018-07-05
Location: In a pot on my zone 9 patio
Date: 2020-05-08
Better of 2 pictures of unknown variety
Location: Garland, TX
Date: 2017-05-11
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-04-30
Honeybee In A Poppy 058
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2019-04-30
Red Poppy 060
Location: Lake Macquarie, N.S.W., Australia
some kind of Peony Poppy
Location: central Illinois
Date: 5-15-12
Photo by shalyn
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-21
Red Poppy 043
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-18
Red Poppy And A Bee 020
Photo by gemini_sage
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2023-06-05
Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5b
Date: 2012-05-28
Photo by ge1836
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2015-06-13
Location: Botanical Gardens in Athens, Georgia.
Date: 2017-04-09
This bloom still has the wrinkled petals because it opened the mo
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: 2020-07-06
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-05-07
Poppy And Pod With Dewdrops 003
Photo by PoppyLady420
Photo by PoppyLady420
Photo by PoppyLady420
Location: my garden -back square bed
Date: 2015-04-06
Location: my garden 
Date: 2015-03-01
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-13
Pink Poppy 017
Location: Kyle, TX
Date: 2021-05-17
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2014-05-29
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2010-06-04
Location: my garden 
Date: 2013-03-31

Date: 2017-06-25
Location: Kensington, CA
Date: 2017-07-10
Flanders Poppy Pods at UC Berkeley Blake Garden
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: June 2022
Location: East Tennessee
#Pollination
Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, Ga
Date: 2018-04-18
Pink Poppy 042
Photo by PoppyLady420
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 09 June 2016

photo courtesy of National Garden Bureau Inc.
Photo by sedumzz

photo courtesy of National Garden Bureau Inc.
Location: San Diego, California    
Date: 2015-01-09
Location: San Diego, California     
Date: 2015-01-09
Photo by ge1836
Photo by PoppyLady420
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2013-10-05
Location: my garden 
Date: 2013-03-31
Photo by mandolls
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: June 2022
Location: central Illinois
Date: 2012-05-15
Location: Fairfax, Virginia (Outdoors)

Date: 2017-05-27
Location: Marimurta Botanical Garden
Date: 2019-04-22
Location: my yard
Date: 2020-04-11
I planted these seeds I got from the local ag extension
Location: Oxfordshire, England
Date: 2016-06-10
Location: San Diego, California    
Date: 2015-01-09
Location: San Diego, California    
Date: 2015-01-09
Location: Warren, Vermont
Date: June 2022
Photo by mandolls
Location: central Illinois
Date: 5-19-12
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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On March 26, 2021 Bloomed
First bloom
piksihk On December 25, 2019 Plant emerged
seedlings popping up
piksihk On October 19, 2019 Seeds sown
WH frt beds
piksihk On March 2, 2019 Bloomed
HW selfsow from last year;
piksihk On February 2, 2018 Seeds sown
Scattered seeds (mitchie's g)

piksihk On November 14, 2017 Seeds germinated
front bed under pecan tree; side front
piksihk On October 21, 2017 Seeds sown
HW frt pecan tree
piksihk On January 16, 2017 Seeds sown
red peony back side/frt maganolia
red poppy under front magnolia
piksihk On January 15, 2017 Seeds sown
red poppy from Ely comm. res. 2008
?nashville trip/Moe - in pot
Pink Peony poppy 2010
red poppy/Mercer/Betsy
piksihk On February 27, 2015 Obtained plant
pink - unknown variety
piksihk On November 22, 2014 Seeds sown
various ones - front bed; red from last yr self-sow
piksihk On November 22, 2014 Plant emerged
last yr plant
chelle On March 20, 2015 Seeds sown
'Lavender Fringe'

Direct sown - Ash tree bed
honeyx4 On April 13, 2020 Bloomed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Wow. by Lioba Jun 10, 2023 7:05 AM 1
collecting seeds from my poppies. by MarciMae Jul 28, 2019 4:29 PM 1
Welsh poppy? by KFredenburg Apr 15, 2020 12:46 PM 8

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