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Papaveraceae Argemone alba Raf.

Fl. Ludov. 83. 1817 [Oct-early Dec 1817]


Mexico (Northern America)

Type Information


"introduced in the gardens of Louisiana"


duplicate citation of:Papaveraceae Argemone alba F.Lestib. Botanogr. Belg. ed. 2, 3(2): 133. 1800

Remarks: Rafinesque mentioned: "The variety of A. mexicana with white flowers mentioned by Pursh (an unnamed variety, as "A. mexicana var."), is perhaps this species."

Id: 18783-2 Version: View Record history

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