Name:  California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica)

Family:
  Poppy (Papaveraceae)

Flowering Season:
 February thru September

Notes:  A native annual and California's state flower, it is protected by law.  It has bright orange flowers and grows to 2 feet.

 

Photographs by Gabi McLean
California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica)