| Argemone pleiacantha, Poppy family (Papaveraceae)
|Flowers:||Large white, crinkly flowers with bright gold and orange at center (to 5" wide).|
|Leaves:||Blue-green thorny leaves to 8" long, on thick spiny stems..|
|Height:||Grows to 3' high.|
| Photographed May
11, in Superstition Mountain area.
Typically found in washes and beside roads.