Poppy Flowers

Aberleine M. and Lexi M., Writers and Photographers

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Have you been to the garden lately? If so, you might’ve seen the beautiful orange flowers growing! These flowers are called poppies! Here are some fun facts about the poppy flowers!

  • Did you know that not all poppies are orange? They can also be red, yellow, or some other colors
  • California’s state flower is the poppy!
  • Because the state flower is a poppy, it is illegal to pick poppies on state property.
  • Did you know that poppies tend to bloom around June and October?
  • Poppies can have anywhere from 10,000 to 60,000 seeds per flower!

Hope you liked these fun facts about poppies! Be sure to check them out the next time you are in the garden!

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