Bocconia frutescens L.Papaveraceae

common name synonyms: tree celandine, parrotweed, sea oxeye daisy, tree poppy

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Magnoliidae

order: Papaverales

growth form: tree, shrub

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: Yes

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: Mexico (Central America), Central America

notes: only grown for their botanical interest; invasive in U.S. (PUSDA)

invasiveness notes: benign

Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth