Papaver

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(pă-pā′vĕr)
[L. papaver, poppy (plant)]
A genus of as many as 100 species of hardy plants native to the temperate and cold regions of Eurasia, Africa, and North America. It is the type genus of the poppy family, Papaveraceae.
SEE: poppy

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