Just for the pleasure : Papaver rhoeas L.

Simple flower,

Fragile and growing on improbable places, side by side with the road.

Known since we are small, her color is appealing.

She is beautiful but passes away as fast as her beauty strikes.

She offers us her color, her joy, her delicateness, and her strength,

Collect her petals and she will, with your help transfer her healing might.

Ladies and gentleman, I have the great honor to introduce the Papaver rhoeas L. , in French Coquelicot, from the Papaveraceae family, also know in English as Red poppy.

I took The following Pictures are as she was Opening herself :

A very good flower to be used in tisane or sirop against cough and cold…






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About Hopeje

It's all about love, life, and the pursuit of happiness I m a French-American girl from Paris, France. Visiting the US, New york, Miami each year for a couple of weeks. Always liked the energy of these cities, of these two countries, each full of genuine way of life and freedom.Who would have though I would move to Luxembourg, and "find/lose/find" myself there. Met the love of my life, made 3 children and travelled...so much... Let' s not Forget our  dog! With us since  2013.So yes we moved, to NYC, and now Miami, and traveling is still our middle name.One of the things I like the most in life, is traveling, discovering life, architecture, customs, people, places, the poetry and energy of life.Places, peoples, atmosphere, dreams.Enjoy.... PS: the content of my blog, is shared with pleasure, but not free of rights.

2 comments on “Just for the pleasure : Papaver rhoeas L.

  1. It’s poppy time, isn’t it? Love them!

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