It’s a Prickly Blue Poppy!

What I thought was a blue climbing rose, because of the spikiness of its unopened buds, is actually the rare prickly blue poppy aka Meconopsis Horridula (not to be confused with the just-as-prickly Himalayan Blue Poppy). Photographed at UBC Botanical Garden on June 7.



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