tree poppy


a Californian shrub, Dendromecon rigida, of the poppy family, having leathery evergreen leaves and showy, usually yellow flowers.

Origin of tree poppy

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
Also called bush poppy. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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