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      Welcome to the wonderful world of poppies!  This website is intended to inform you about Eschscholzia californica in a fun and entertaining way.  You are being given a valuable resource because this is part of a larger network, known as


                                                  Photo courtesy of Meredith Thomsen.

     If you are interested in learning more about the California poppy, please feel free to investigate the following links to further expand your knowledge!

     1.  USDA Plants Database 

     2. California Department of Fish and Wildlife 

     3.  Nature's Book 


      Please join us in expanding your knowledge about the California poppy by proceeeding to the Classification page.