Long-headed poppy Papaver dubium
A striking flower, with large rounded petals held together in a bowl shape.
Looks similar to other poppies, but has pale-red petals that are paler than others. The seed heads of poppies are a useful distinguishing feature, the long-headed poppy’s are smooth and elongated.
Widespread in lowland areas.
Likes arable land and the edges of fields and roads.