Papaveraceae

Argemone L. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 14 January 2021

Photos
  1. Argemone mexicana L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 115; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 212; EPFP 2 (1923) 206; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1954) 114. America, Caribbean. Introduced in the Philippines around the early part of the 19th century; widely distributed in and about towns, waste places, road sides, grassland, regenerating forest. In lowland regions with pronounced dry season. Photos

Cultivated, not naturalized:

  1. Papaver somniferum L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 508. Photos
  2. Papaver rhoeas L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 507. Photos

Literature

Steenis, CGGJ van. 1954. Papaveraceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 115-117

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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Last updated 12 December 2021