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Prickly Poppy, Chicalote
300 - 6,000 ft.
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Great Basin, Mojave, Sonoran
Argemone munita has 6 large white wrinkled petals and many yellow stamens. The stigma (female) is dark red. Fish Creek, Anza Borrego Desert State Park | April 2006
Argemone munita has stiff, sharp hairs (prickles) on the stem, leaves and the calyx, which encloses the flower. Fish Creek, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park | April 2006