Eschscholtzia californica

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Related to Eschscholtzia californica: Lupinus perennis
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Noun1.Eschscholtzia californica - of Pacific coast of North AmericaEschscholtzia californica - of Pacific coast of North America; widely cultivated for its yellow to red flowers
poppy - annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers
Eschscholtzia, genus Eschscholtzia - showy herbs of western North America
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Double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of a fixed combination containing two plant extracts (Crataegus oxyacantha and Eschscholtzia californica) andmagnesium in mild-to-moderate anxiety disorders," Current Medical Research and Opinion, vol.
Reports have also described the use of different concentrations of yeast extract, such as the elicitation of sesquiterpenes in Nicotiana tabacum [46], the elicitation of sanguinarine in Eschscholtzia californica [47], the accumulation of alkaloids in Eschscholtzia californica suspension cultures [48], secondary metabolism in Astragalus chrysochlorus cell cultures [49], and the production of plumbagin in Plumbago rosea L.
The bees adore them, even snatching an afternoon snooze in the proffered frilly cups, one anchoring leg firmly hooked around the pollen laden stamen, totally ignoring the butterflies queuing up to take their turn.With no firm favourite variety, I find annual Ladybird poppies (Papaver commutatum), their scarlet petals dotted with black, as equally entrancing as annual Californian poppies (Eschscholtzia californica) in a delicate pastel palette through to scorching orange, yellows and reds and these are as spellbinding as stately perennial Oriental poppies (Papaver orientale), annual Shirley poppies (P.
Although I love honesty, lunaria annua, it seems to have produced an explosion of seedlings, along with one of my summer favourites, the Californian poppy, Eschscholtzia californica and I will have to thin these out to an acceptable level whilst I am battling with the other less desirable plants.