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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Eschscholzia glyptosperma (Desert Gold Poppy)

Crater Range

 

Habitat: sand dunes, sandy areas
Life Form: forb,annual
Leaf Description: alternate,simple,dissected,glaucous
Flower Color: gold or yellow
Flowering Period: winter and spring
Spines: spineless
Family: Papaveraceae (poppy family)
Abundance: rare
Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Eschscholzia glyptosperma (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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