Papaver somniferum (Opium Poppy) is a species of annual herb in the family Papaveraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to South Africa. They have simple, broad leaves and capsule fruit. Flowers are visited by Honey bee, Marmalade hoverfly, Megachile leaf-cutter bee, and Meliscaeva auricollis. Individuals can grow to 0.66 m.
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