Wood Poppy Flower
Stylophorum diphyllum
left Wood Poppy Flower Photograph right
2007 Photograph, Wood Poppy (Stylophorum diphyllum, Poppy Family, Papaveraceae), Fairfax, Virginia, © 2020.
The specific name  refers to the two leaves below the flower stalks, although there are other, larger, leaves as well radiating up from the base of the plant.
Jian Zhe Li

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