field poppy

noun Unabridged

corn poppy

a common Old World poppy, Papaver rhoeas, having bright-red flowers.
Also called field poppy, Flanders poppy.

1875–80; so called from its growing in grainfields Unabridged
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World English Dictionary
corn poppy
coquelicot, Flanders poppy, Also called: field poppy a poppy, Papaver rhoeas, that has bright red flowers and grows in cornfields. Since World War I it has been the symbol of fallen soldiers

field poppy
another name for corn poppy

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