TITLE

The Lure of the Poppy

AUTHOR(S)
Kincaid, Jamaica
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Architectural Digest;Dec2002, Vol. 59 Issue 12, p138
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the California poppy or Eschscholzia california, the state flower of California. Connection between flower and state; Source of the flower's name; Appeal of a garden of poppies.
ACCESSION #
8701254

 

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