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The Search for the Welsh Poppy

I took this photo on my holiday to the UK last summer, and I’ve been trying to identify this flower for months. After a whole lot of extensive Google searches, I finally narrowed it down to a Welsh Poppy. Wikipedia says that this plant “is especially well adapted to colonising gaps and crevices in rocks and stones.” That makes sense – I found it growing in a crevice between the pavement and a side of a building. Here’s the drawing I did of it when I got back.

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