Papaveraceae – Poppy Family

Plants in the Poppy Family (Papaveraceae) are annual or perennial herbs and shrubs with generally toothed, lobed, or dissected leaves, milky sap, flowers with 2 to 4 sepals, 4 to 6+ petals, and a superior ovary, and a capsular fruit.

Listed below are some of the southeastern Arizona plants in this family.