Latin name: Platystemon californicus
Family: Papaveraceae (Poppy Family)
Edible parts of Creamcups:Leaves - cooked. Used as greens.
Description of the plant:
(11 3/4 inch)
Habitat of the herb:Open grassy clay or sandy places, also on burns, usually below 900 metres in California.
Propagation of Creamcups:Seed - sow spring or early autumn in situ.
Cultivation of the herb:Open grassy clay or sandy places, also on burns, usually below 900 metres in California.
Medicinal use of Creamcups:None known
Known hazards of Platystemon californicus:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.