Common name: Poppy
Papaver somniferum subsp. setigerum (DC.) Thell. APNI*
Synonyms: Papaver somniferum var. setigerum (DC.) Elkan APNI*
Papaver setigerum DC. APNI*
Description: Capsule dehiscing by pores, cylindrical to subglobose, usually <2 cm diam.; plant glaucous with scattered hairs. Common weed. Native of Eur.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: *NC, *CC, *NT, *CT, *ST, *NWS, *CWS, *SWS, *NWP, *SWP, *NFWP, *SFWP, *LHI
Other Australian states: *Qld *Vic. *S.A. *N.T. *W.A.
Text by S. W. L. Jacobs
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 1 (1990)
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