Erowid
 
 
Plants - Drugs Mind - Spirit Freedom - Law Arts - Culture Library  
Donate to Erowid with Cryptocurrency
We take Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies to support practical information about
psychoactive drugs. A great way to donate without lots of fees. Contribute a bit today!
California Poppy
BOTANICAL CLASSIFICATION
Family :
Papaveraceae
Genus :
Eschscholzia
Species :
californica
COMMON NAMES
California poppy; golden poppy
EFFECTS CLASSIFICATION
Sedative; Diuretic
DESCRIPTION
Eschscholzia californica is a perennial herb growing approx 30 cm tall. Leaves are greyish green and finely divided. Four petalled flowers range from white to red, though most commonly orange and yellow. It is the state flower of California. Does not contain opium.
BASICS EFFECTS IMAGES HEALTH LAW DOSE CHEMISTRY