Meconopsis lancifolia lepida (Prain) Grey-Wilson (2014:324)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Meconopsis lepida Prain in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1915: 158 (1915)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1914 (August 27 or later) (Yoshida & Sun, 2017:157)

Rediscovered on 16 July 2016 (Yoshida & Sun, 2017:165)





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Prain, D. (1915). Some additional species of Meconopsis. Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information 4: 129-177.


Other references:

Farrer, R. (1919). The English Rock-Garden. Volume II. T. C. & E. C. Jack, Ltd., London.

Farrer, R. (1926). On the Eaves of the World. Volumes 1-2. Edward Arnold & Co., London.

Grey-Wilson, C. (2014). The Genus Meconopsis Blue Poppies and Their Relatives: 1-400. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Yoshida, Toshio and Sun, Hang. (2017). Meconopsis lepida and M. Psilonomma (Papaveraceae) Rediscovered and Revised. Harvard Papers in Botany 22(2): 157-192.


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