arctic poppy


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Noun1.arctic poppy - subarctic perennial poppy of both hemispheres having fragrant white or yellow to orange or peach flowersarctic poppy - subarctic perennial poppy of both hemispheres having fragrant white or yellow to orange or peach flowers
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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The Arctic poppy is heliotropic, tracing the sun's path with its flower head to maximize the solar rays and covering its stem in dark hairs to absorb heat.
An owner wanted to call his pride and joy Arctic Poppy.

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