Papaver macounii

Greene

Pittonia 3: 247. 1897.

Illustrated
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 3.

Plants loosely cespitose, with persistent leaf-bases. Leaves: petiole to 3/4 length of leaf; blade lanceolate, 1-2×-lobed; primary lobes generally lanceolate, sometimes strap-shaped, apex acute or obtuse. Inflorescences: scapes erect. Capsules more than 4 times longer than broad.

Distribution

N.W.T., Yukon, Alaska, Russia

Discussion

Subspecies 2 (2 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

Key

1 Plants robust; persistent leaf bases numerous, firm, acuminate; leaf blades green on both surfaces, hispid. Papaver macounii subsp. macounii
1 Plants slender; persistent leaf bases few, flexible, lanceolate; leaf blades light green or glaucous abaxially, dark green adaxially, glabrate to densely pilose. Papaver macounii subsp. discolor
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Obtuse (?) +  and Acute (?) +
Greene +
palmate +  and subpalmate +
1-2×-lobed +  and lanceolate +
4+ times longer than broad +
sessile +  and subsessile +
N.W.T. +, Yukon +, Alaska +  and Russia +
yellow +  and white +
sessile +, pedicellate +  and symmetric +
transverse +, poricidal +, valvate +  and dehiscence +
paniculate +  and racemose +
terminal +  and axillary +
sessile +, petiolate +  and simple +
alternate +  and opposite or whorled +
cauline +  and basal +
incised +, scalloped +, toothed +  and entire +
multilocular +
distinct +
2 times number of sepals +
0 length of leaf;3/4 length of leaf +
3-18[-22]-carpellate +
strap--shaped +  and lanceolate +
red +, orange +  and white +
carunculate +  and arillate +
distinct +
obovate +
Illustrated +
decumbent +, spreading +  and erect +
deciduous +  and persistent +
Papaver sect. Scapiflora +  and Papaver sect. Lasiotrachyphylla +
Papaver macounii +
Papaver sect. Meconella +
species +
plant +  and cespitose +