Argemone albiflora

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Natural Range in Florida
USDA Zones

Suitable to grow in:

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White Prickly-poppy, Bluestem Prickly-poppy


Plant Specifics

Size:to 3 ft tall by to 2 ft wide
Life Span:Annual
Flower Color:White
Fruit Color:Green
Habitats:Rurderal areas.


Recommended Uses:Wildflower garden. This plant will bloom in late winter through spring displaying its large flowers when little else is blooming.
Light: Full Sun,  Part Shade
Moisture Tolerance:
always floodedextremely dry
Moisture Tolerance: Not wet but not extremely dry ----- to ----- Very long very dry periods
Salt Water Flooding Tolerance:Not salt tolerant of inundation by salty or brackish water.
Salt Spray Tolerance:Low/no tolerance of salty wind or direct salt spray



Attracts pollinators including bees, flies, and beetles.