Flanders poppy

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Flanders poppy

n
(Plants) another name for corn poppy
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Noun1.Flanders poppy - annual European poppy common in grain fields and often cultivatedFlanders poppy - annual European poppy common in grain fields and often cultivated
poppy - annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers
genus Papaver, Papaver - type genus of the Papaveraceae; chiefly bristly hairy herbs with usually showy flowers
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Flanders poppy

n (Bot) → Klatschmohn m
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To remember the 32 members of The Welch Regiment who were killed in the conflict, a wreath of Flanders poppies was laid by Colonel IDB Mennell OBE, who was himself seriously wounded in action.
While in the trenches he produced sketches, including one of a soldier of the 5th Battn, Northumberland Fusiliers killed in action and lying amidst barbed wire entanglements and Flanders poppies.
Covered in a mantle of green silk and strewn with Flanders poppies, its unveiling was witnessed by tens of thousands of people, with pride of place being reserved for relatives of the dead and 300 ex-service and disabled men from Ministry of Pensions hospitals.
In the past year, their project was to create a First World War garden, complete with a trench, wild flowers and thousands of flowering Flanders poppies.
Residents in Holgate, North Yorks, created a meadow of wild flowers and Flanders poppies to mark the First World War centenary for the COMMEMORATION STREET category.