Argemone Polyanthemos, or more commonly know as Crested Pricklypoppy, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) with green foliage and white flowers of the genus Argemone. It has a rapid growth rate and a height of 3 feet at maturity. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. It's active growth period is summer, blooms during mid spring, is intolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Argemone Polyanthemos or Crested Pricklypoppy's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Colorado, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.
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