Californian poppy

Eschscholzia californica

Find this plant in Hortus Dijkspark.


Californian Poppy - You do feel half-asleep The answer you planted into the thirtieth of thirty plant beds in the Dijksgracht park, part of the Twijfel Zaaien/Raising Doubts project. Latin name: Eschscholzia Californica Artist family: Romantic
 Colour: Orange



The plant has sedative and anxiolytic qualities. Its extract acts as a mild sedative when smoked, but is far milder than opium.