CRESTED PRICKLYPOPPY

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CRESTED PRICKLYPOPPY suitable for counties:
COLORADO: Baca, Boulder, Cheyenne, Clear Creek, Denver, El Paso, Elbert, Gilpin, Huerfano, Jefferson, Kiowa, Kit Carson, Larimer, Las Animas, Lincoln, Logan, Montezuma, Morgan, Otero, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Weld, Yuma
IOWA: All counties
IDAHO: All counties
ILLINOIS: All counties
INDIANA: All counties
KANSAS: Barber, Barton, Cheyenne, Clark, Clay, Cloud, Comanche, Cowley, Decatur, Dickinson, Douglas, Edwards, Elk, Ellis, Ellsworth, Ford, Geary, Gove, Graham, Gray, Greeley, Harper, Harvey, Jewell, Kearny, Kingman, Kiowa, Lane, Lincoln, McPherson, Mitchell, Morton, Neosho, Norton, Osborne, Ottawa, Pawnee, Phillips, Pottawatomie, Pratt, Rawlins, Reno, Republic, Rice, Riley, Rooks, Russell, Saline, Sedgwick, Seward, Shawnee, Sheridan, Sherman, Smith, Stafford, Stanton, Sumner, Thomas, Trego, Wabaunsee, Wallace, Washington, Wichita, Wyandotte
MONTANA: Rosebud, Treasure, Yellowstone
NORTH DAKOTA: McKenzie
NEBRASKA: Arthur, Banner, Box Butte, Boyd, Brown, Buffalo, Chase, Cherry, Cuming, Custer, Dawes, Dawson, Deuel, Dundy, Franklin, Frontier, Furnas, Gage, Garden, Grant, Hall, Harlan, Hitchcock, Holt, Hooker, Jefferson, Kearney, Knox, Lincoln, Logan, McPherson, Morrill, Perkins, Red Willow, Scotts Bluff, Sheridan, Sioux, Thomas, Webster
NEW MEXICO: Catron, Chaves, Eddy, Socorro, Union
OKLAHOMA: Alfalfa, Bryan, Caddo, Canadian, Cleveland, Comanche, Custer, Grady, Grant, Jackson, Jefferson, Kingfisher, Logan, Love, Marshall, Murray, Payne, Roger Mills, Tulsa, Woods
SOUTH DAKOTA: Bennett, Custer, Fall River, Jackson, Jones, Pennington, Shannon, Todd
TEXAS: Bailey, Brazos, Briscoe, Burleson, Childress, Clay, Colorado, Cottle, Crane, Dallam, Dallas, Fayette, Fisher, Foard, Garza, Gray, Hartley, Hemphill, Hudspeth, Hutchinson, Jeff Davis, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Madison, Marion, Milam, Mills, Motley, Nolan, Palo Pinto, Parker, Reeves, Roberts, Robertson, San Patricio, San Saba, Tarrant, Taylor, Washington, Wheeler, Wichita, Williamson
UTAH: All counties
WASHINGTON: All counties
WYOMING: Albany, Converse, Goshen, Laramie, Niobrara, Platte, Weston

Crested pricklypoppy belongs to family of papaveraceae plants, its species name is polyanthemos. This plant grows actively in summer. Crested pricklypoppy has green foliage and bears white colored flowers. Crested pricklypoppy booms in mid spring.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. Crested pricklypoppy is a fast growing plant, a mature Crested pricklypoppy can grow up to 3.0 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions.

Active Growth Period : Summer Flower Color : White
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height, Mature (feet) : 3.0
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 140
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -23 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Mid Spring
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : Mid Spring Commercial Availability : No Known Source
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : No Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : No Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 9000
Seed Spread Rate : Moderate Seedling Vigor : High
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : White
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Porous Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Coarse Fruit Color : - -
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Rapid Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : 3.0 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Long
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : Moderate

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : High Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : None Frost Free Days, Minimum : 140
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 7.0 pH (Maximum) : 8.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 10000 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 25000
Precipitation (Minimum) : 15 Precipitation (Maximum) : 15
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 6 Salinity Tolerance : Low
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -23

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Jose Hernandez. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. Chile, Santiago.
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Jose Hernandez. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. Chile, Santiago.
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Jose Hernandez. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. United States, AZ.
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Clarence A. Rechenthin. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Texas State Office.
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Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. United States, CO.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park, Dagger Flat.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park, Chisos Basin.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park, Chisos Basin.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park, Chisos Basin.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Big Bend National Park.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, UT, Zion National Park, Kolob Canyon.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, UT, Zion National Park, Kolob Canyon.
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G.A. Cooper. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Department of Systematic Biology-Botany. United States, TX, Marathon, S. of on US 385.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 139. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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