Glaucium flavum Crantz.

Yellow horned-poppy

PHOTOS OF YELLOW HORNED-POPPY

Glaucium flavum

Photo of Glaucium flavum Crantz.

Glaucium flavum Crantz. - (Yellow horned-poppy)

Biannual plant of the Poppy family -Papaveraceae- up to 80 cm. Its name comes from the Greek Glaukos, meaning ashy due to the white ash-like colour of the plant. Stems with yellow latex. Thick leaves; lower ones with long petiole; upper ones unstalked, embracing the stems. Yellow flowers, till 9 cm wide with four petals. The fruit is a capsule, long, curved. In salty, sandy places with much organic debris, river beds, dry paths, dunes, rocky places, etc.

Medicinal plant. See properties Study of plants

More information about plants in the listing above.

Other interesting articles

What to do to remain young?
What to do to remain young?

How to prevent allergies
How to prevent allergies

What is aloe vera gel good for?
What is aloe vera gel good for?


This material is for informational purposes only. In case of doubt, consult the doctor.
"Botanical" is not responsible for damages caused by self-medication.