California Poppy


Escholtzia california   Family: Papaveracea



Doses: 1-2 tsp herb infused in 1 Cup boiling water; 15-30 drops of tincture; taken once or twice daily

Parts Used: Whole plant

Range: Native to the Pacific coast of North America. Can be grown in zones 5-10 as a short lived perennial or annual.

Habitat & Growing Conditions: Likes coastal climates where there is consistent moisture

Traditional Chinese Medicine Flavor: Bitter


Key Constituents:


The Way of Herbs, Michael Tierra p109

The New Holistic Herbal, David Hoffmann, p187

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