Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana

Click on the images below to see larger versions.

Scientific Name Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Mexican Gold Poppy, California Gold Poppy ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Papaveraceae (Poppy) SEINet Reference
Click Here
Description Annual to 16 inches tall; pale-bluish 2-inch long leaves deeply divided into narrow segments; orange, gold or bright yellow cupped flowers 1-1/8 to 2-3/8 inches across with orange/gold/yellow pistil and stamens. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of Texas" by G. Ajilvsgi. Texas Status

Click here for more Eschscholzia species.

© Tom Lebsack 2018