Taxon: Eschscholzia californica Cham.

 
Genus: Eschscholzia
Family: Papaveraceae
Subfamily: Papaveroideae
Tribe: Eschscholzieae
Nomen number: 15817
Place of publication: C. G. D. Nees von Esenbeck, Horae phys. berol. 73-74. 1820
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 07-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Oct-2005
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (w.), Washington (s.w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.w.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada (s. & w.), Utah (s.w.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte (n.w.), Chihuahua (n.w.), Sonora (n.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  4. Clark, C. 1978. Systematic studies of Eschscholzia (Papaveraceae). I. The origin and affinities of E. mexicana Syst. Bot. 3:374-385.
  5. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Grey-Wilson, C. Poppies: The poppy family in the wild and in cultivation. 1993 (Poppies) 57.
  8. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  12. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  13. Wagner, W. L. et al. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands (on-line resource). (F Hawaii Online)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Eschscholzia californica Cham. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=15817. Accessed 23 May 2018.