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  1. plume poppy, bocconia, Macleaya cordata(noun)

    herb of China and Japan widely cultivated for its plumelike panicles of creamy white flowers


  1. Macleaya cordata

    Macleaya cordata is a species of flowering plant in the poppy family Papaveraceae, which is used ornamentally. It is native to China and Japan. It is a large herbaceous perennial growing to 2.5 m tall by 1 m or more wide, with olive green leaves and airy panicles of buff-white flowers in summer.


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