celandine poppy


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celandine poppy

n.
A perennial plant (Stylophorum diphyllum) native to eastern North America and somewhat similar in appearance to the celandine.
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Noun1.celandine poppy - perennial herb native to woodland of the eastern United States having yellow flowerscelandine poppy - perennial herb native to woodland of the eastern United States having yellow flowers
poppy - annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers
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Some of the flowers are familiar to many, such as violets (Violas) and Pink Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium acaule), while others, like Trout Lily (Erythronium americanum) and Celandine Poppy (Stylophorum diphyllum), are less known but just as beautiful.
Celandine Poppy: I was first introduced to this plant while interviewing a gardener for a different article and I was an immediate fan.
If you have that impossibly shaded sour soiled yard or an alley that will not grow anything, then try the celandine poppy. This half inch double flowered yellow poppy will flower freely and grow to 1.2 m (4 ft.) in the most impossible of conditions.