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Any of various plants of the genus Argemone, chiefly of tropical America, having large yellow, lavender, or white flowers and prickly leaves, stems, and pods.
(Plants) an annual papaveraceous plant, Argemone mexicana, of tropical America, having prickly stems and leaves and large yellow or white flowers
any plant of the genus Argemone, of the poppy family, having prickly pods and yellow or white flowers.
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|Noun||1.||prickly poppy - any plant of the genus Argemone having large white or yellow flowers and prickly leaves and stems and pods; chiefly of tropical America|
genus Argemone - prickly poppies
Argemone mexicana, Mexican poppy - annual herb with prickly stems and large yellow flowers; southern United States to West Indies and Mexico
|2.||prickly poppy - annual Old World poppy with orange-red flowers and bristly fruit|
poppy - annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers