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Welsh poppy

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noun
a poppy, Meconopsis cambrica, of western Europe, having pale-green, slightly hairy foliage and pale-yellow flowers.
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Origin of Welsh poppy

First recorded in 1735–45
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Welsh poppy

noun
a perennial W European papaveraceous plant, Meconopsis cambrica, with large yellow flowers
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