Brief Introduction to the Genus:

Perhaps surprisingly, many people are unfamiliar with the genus Meconopsis, and may never have heard of it. The purpose here is to introduce various pertinent aspects of this lovely genus. 

  • Defining the genus Meconopsis within the family Papaveraceae
  • Distribution of the species in the wild
  • Variability within the genus
  • Big perennial blue Himalayan poppies