bush poppy

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Noun1.bush poppy - evergreen shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico often cultivated for its fragrant golden yellow flowersbush poppy - evergreen shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico often cultivated for its fragrant golden yellow flowers
Dendromecon, genus Dendromecon - one species: bush poppy
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Among these, Dendromecon rigida (Papaveraceae), Dicentra ochroleuca (Papaveraceae), Lotus grandiflorus (Fabaceae), and Venegasia carpesioides (Asteraceae) formed nearly pure, even-aged stands on the north-facing slopes at the study site (Table 1).
The vivid golds and yellows on such plants as Acacia Bailyeana, Tabebuia chrysotricha and Dendromecon rigida make the forsythia seem dull and uninteresting by comparison.
One plant that is a source of pride to any California gardener is Dendromecon rigida, the bush poppy.