Definition of Horn poppy

1. Noun. Yellow-flowered Eurasian glaucous herb naturalized in along sandy shores in eastern North America.

Exact synonyms: Glaucium Flavum, Horned Poppy, Sea Poppy, Yellow Horned Poppy
Generic synonyms: Flower
Group relationships: Genus Glaucium, Glaucium



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Horn Poppy

hormonopoiesis
hormonopoietic
hormonoprivia
hormonotherapy
horn-dog
horn-dogs
horn-rimmed
horn antenna
horn dogs
horn fly
horn in
horn of plenty
horn poppy (current term)
hornbeak
hornbeaks
hornbeam
hornbeams
hornbill
hornbills
hornblende
hornblendes
hornblendic
hornblower
hornblowers
hornbook
hornbooks
hornbug

Literary usage of Horn poppy

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1. My Garden, Its Plan and Culture Together with a General Description of Its by Alfred Smee (1872)
"horn poppy. It grows abundantly by the sea-shore near Brighton, where its long seed-pod cannot fail to attract attention. FIG. 502.—Canterbury Bell. FIG. ..."

2. A Preliminary Catalogue of the Flora of New Jersey by Nathaniel Lord Britton (1881)
"Yellow horn poppy. Princeton, rare, OR Willis ; in ballast at Communipaw, Addison Brown. Adv. Eu. ..."

3. A General History of the County of Norfolk: Intended to Convey All the edited by John] [Chambers (1829)
"... 8, Yellow horn poppy—on the Norfolk coast Glaucium violaceum, 201, Violet Horn Poppy—on the road 4 miles from Papaver ..."

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